The Dow is an index made up of 30 publicly traded U.S. stocks based on their price. It’s a bad way to construct an index, despite the attention it receives in the financial media. Let’s talk about why and alternatives you can consider.
About Elliott Appel
Elliott Appel is a fee-only fiduciary financial planner, and the host of Making the Most of Time Podcast. He is also the founder of Kindness Financial Planning. He lives in Madison, WI, but serves clients virtually across the United States. When not helping clients organize their financial lives, he enjoys cooking for his wife, playing tennis, hiking, and photography.