The Rick Ferri Core Four is a portfolio proposed by Rick Ferri, an investment adviser and frequent contributor at Bogleheads.org. While there are several versions of the same idea all falling under his Core-4 umbrella, this is the “Classic” definition that has been around for many years. For anyone looking to understand Ferri’s investing philosophy, his book All About Asset Allocation is a great guide for index investors of all types.
- 48% Total Stock Market
- 24% International Stocks
- 20% Intermediate Bonds
- 8% REITs
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