Saving & Investing


Planning your finances: How to get started

September 19, 2013

Vanguard experts emphasize putting pen to paper

There's no step like the first step and setting financial goals is no exception. Mary Ryan and Earl Harley of Vanguard Asset Management Services™, along with Chuck Riley of Vanguard Advice Services, explain why it’s important to put pen to paper and why "someday" isn’t a day of the week.

Other excerpts from this webcast:


  • All investing is subject to risk, including the possible loss of the money you invest.
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  • This webcast is for educational purposes only. We suggest you consult a financial or tax advisor about your individual situation.

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