Investing Alternatives When Index Funds are Unavailable
Anyone who has been around the FIRE, leanfire, FI blogosphere, podcasts and book tours know the demographic is heavily invested in index funds and for good reason. Active management’s record tends to be unflattering compared to index peers and with a heavier expense ratio for opportunity to enjoy underperformance.
People serious about building wealth as quickly as possible learn the index fund trick early on. But there are times when index funds are not an option.