Dollar Cost Averaging


1 [strategy]
A method of investing which involves buying an investment over an extended period of time, purchasing at set intervals regardless of price.

1.1 Example

Buying $1,000 worth of an asset every month for 3 months. In the first month $1000 buys you 1 coin, in the second month $1,000 buys you 2 coins, in the third month $1,000 buys you 1.5 coins. You’ve now spent $3,000 and hold 4.5 coins for a dollar cost average of $666.66/coin.