Explore Vanguard perspectives on the U.S. debt ceiling and market volatility.

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Mapping a path for successful 529 investing.

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U.S. debt limit

The debt ceiling: What history tells us

In this 2-minute video, we review how financial markets reacted to past standoffs over raising the U.S. debt limit.

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Vanguard expands lineup as ETF market grows

How to react to the proposed debt ceiling deal

Lower interest rates this year? Not if the Fed respects history

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Portfolio considerations

Making the grade: A goals-based framework for 529s

Our research explores practical ways to build savings for an emergency while balancing long-term financial goals.

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Financial Planning Perspectives—In case of emergency, break glass: Managing household liquidity

Credit risk premia: Considerations for multiasset portfolios

Financial Planning Perspectives—What to do with your next dollar: A quantitative framework

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