Active vs Passive Investing – What Is The Difference Between Active and Passive Investing
What Is The Difference Between Active and Passive Investing? Which Performs Better?
By Dana Anspach, About.com Guide
The difference between active and passive investing is like the difference between the actions of one individual vs. the actions of a group as a whole, or you can think of active investing like trying to bet on who will win the Super Bowl, while passive investing would be the ability to profit as all the NFL teams collectively made money on ticket and merchandise sales.