We’ve updated our main menu and design to make it easier for you to explore our site. Here are answers to some key questions you may have. Why did Vanguard update the menu? Our goal is to provide a user-friendly, intuitive, and optimal online experience for our investors. The new menu structure is based on…
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Exploring our site just got easier. Here’s what you need to know.

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October 18, 2021
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We’ve updated our main menu and design to make it easier for you to explore our site. Here are answers to some key questions you may have.

Why did Vanguard update the menu?

Our goal is to provide a user-friendly, intuitive, and optimal online experience for our investors.

The new menu structure is based on your feedback as well as extensive user research, testing, and business input.

What’s changed?

My Accounts will now appear when you’re logged in to your Vanguard account, but all the links in that section have remained the same.

Here’s a quick overview of how we’ve reorganized the site:

Topics Old section New section
Investment products,
including account types,
rollovers, and transfers
Investing What We Offer
Advice services Advice & Retirement What We Offer
Wealth management/
$5 million and more
Benefits & Costs What We Offer
Benefits, fees, and
account conveniences
Benefits & Costs Why We’re Different
News articles, the markets and
economy, and Vanguard perspectives
New & Perspectives Investor Resources
& Education
Educational information, including
calculators, tools, and investing goals
Advice & Retirement Investor Resources
& Education

Transcript

Welcome to our new, enhanced website. Based on extensive research and user testing, we’ve refreshed our homepage and global navigation to give you an easy, intuitive user experience.

On the homepage, you’ll see familiar content, but in a fresh new way.

The engaging new design makes each available option and action pop.

Highlights of the new global navigation include:

A more prominent login allowing us to remove “My Accounts” from the horizontal menu.

The “What We Offer” tab showcases Vanguard’s full suite of services, products, and plans.
It provides information from the tab previously labeled “Investing”.

We created a new section for rollovers and transfers, intuitively called “Move Money”.

See how we stand apart in the industry under “Why We’re Different”. We consolidated past content from “Benefits & Costs” to bring accessibility and security information to the forefront.

You can build your investment knowledge and learn more about the market from “Investor Resources & Education”. We combined what used to be “Advice & Retirement” with “News & Perspectives”. This is the gateway to all tax information, helpful tools and calculators, and Vanguard’s insightful economic and market commentary.

Over time you’ll continue to see improvements on our website designed to enhance your online experience.

Please click away on the site to discover more.

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