Vanguard Lifetime Income Program - Short-Term Investment-Grade Portfolio
Average Annual Returns—Updated Monthly as of 11/30/2017
 VLIP-Short-Term Invest-Gr Inception Date: 10/10/2003
 BloomBarc US 1-5 Year Credit Index (Benchmark)

The performance data shown represent past performance, which is not a guarantee of future results. Investment returns and principal value will fluctuate, so that investors' shares, when sold, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data cited. Expense ratio information can be found on the Overview page.

Recent Investment Returns
as of 12/15/2017
as of 11/30/2017
Three-Month Total
as of 11/30/2017
VLIP-Short-Term Invest-Gr1.58%1.60%–0.23% –0.41%
BloomBarc US 1-5 Year Credit Index*2.23% –0.30%–0.37%

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*Includes investment-grade (rated Baa3 or above by Moody’s) corporate and international dollar-denominated bonds with maturities of 1 to 5 years.