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The wiki contains information on all sorts of subjects connected to financial matters. To help you find your way around this world of knowledge, the wiki has a number of pages that organize its contents. Links to all of the wiki's main contents pages are presented below, and they in turn link to all the rest.

Where you see text like this, it means there is a link to another article or wiki page with further information if you need it. Holding your mouse over the link will show you where a link will take you. This means articles do not need to cover common ground in depth; instead, you are always one click away from more information on any point that has a link attached.

There are other links towards the ends of most articles, for other articles of interest, relevant external web sites and pages, and reference material. At the end of the article are relevant categories of knowledge which you can search and traverse in an interconnected hierarchy for further related information in a field.

Searching for articles

At the top of every page is a Search box allowing readers and editors to search for articles via words entered. The search box can also be accessed directly here.

Wiki articles by topic

This section contains a top-down list of articles by topic.

Wiki major categories

Every article has a list at the bottom of all the categories it belongs to. Each of these categories can be browsed and is linked to related categories in an interconnected hierarchy or web.

Try browsing the various categories right now by clicking on any of the column headers in the table below.

Alternatively, see the Expanded category tree for an article listing which may be easier to browse.

Usage notes

  • An expandable arrow (⧼Categorytree-expand-bullet⧽) indicates a subcategory, followed by a list of articles belonging to the category indicated in the table header. Click on any horizontal arrow (⧼Categorytree-expand-bullet⧽) to expand the list further. Expandable arrows do not appear in the mobile view.
  • Articles may be shown more than once, as articles can be assigned more than one category.
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Wiki administrative categories

This section contains articles used for maintenance of the Bogleheads® wiki and are not part of the knowledge base.

Wiki editors should refer to Bogleheads:Maintenance for articles in need of editing.



The wiki has a glossary of commonly used abbreviations and acronyms.

See also