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Rayvt: My standard advice is to go with the closest thing to an S&P500 index fund as you can.

If they don't have an employer match, then there is little reason to join. Since she is already maxing out her IRA/ROTH, there's not anything you can do there.

So just go to Fidelity or Vanguard and open up an individual account in her name and invest only in SPY/VOO (S&P500 index fund) or VTI (whole market) -- buy & hold, never sell or withdraw until retirement.


This is the bast advice you have gotten. Screw the for fee advisors. You start out with a loss in the form of their fee. Fidelity and Vanguard will help you set up a mutual fund account for each of you. Just keep it simple. Nothing exotic. You will wake up one day in the future and be astonished at how much you are worth.

CNC
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