Dollar Cost Averaging — Does It Really Work — Bitcoin Case Study

Daniel Cimring
Apr 5, 2019 · 7 min read
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Dollar cost averaging versus investing all at once
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Dollar cost averaging versus investing all at once (log scale)
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Dollar cost average future returns less buy at once future returns (annualised)
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2014
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2018
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2018 with assumptions
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Daniel Cimring

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BSc MBA. Worked in insurance, hotels & resorts, gaming. Founded a mobile SN in Africa. Bitcoin believer. Sound money maximalist. Enjoy tinkering in Python.

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Coinmonks is a non-profit Crypto educational publication. Follow us on Twitter @coinmonks Our other project — https://coincodecap.com

Daniel Cimring

Written by

BSc MBA. Worked in insurance, hotels & resorts, gaming. Founded a mobile SN in Africa. Bitcoin believer. Sound money maximalist. Enjoy tinkering in Python.

Coinmonks

Coinmonks

Coinmonks is a non-profit Crypto educational publication. Follow us on Twitter @coinmonks Our other project — https://coincodecap.com

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