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Fund VFIIX Vanguard GNMA Fund Investor VMBS Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Secs Idx Fund ETF  
100% 85%
Annual Fees
(0.21% Exp. Ratio)
(0.07% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 2.16% annual return
$17,825.31 $18,591.02
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$765.70
As of 2/28/18
1 YR RETURN -0.28%
3 YR 0.92%
5 YR 1.52%
10 YR 3.46%
1 YR RETURN 0.05%
3 YR 0.93%
5 YR 1.58%
10 YR --
The Fund seeks a high level of current income consistent with stability of principal and liquidity by investing primarily in mortgage-backed securities, guaranteed by the U.S. Government. The Fund invests at least 80% of its assets in Government National Mortgage Association pass-through certificates.
The Fund seeks to track the performance of a market-weighted mortgage-backed securities index. The Fund employs a "passive management" - or indexing - investment approach designed to track the performance of the Barclays Capital U.S. Mortgage Backed Securities Index.

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