Vanguard sends email alerts for brokerage order executions, transaction submissions and stock & ETF alerts. You can setup automatic forwarding of these specific Vanguard e-mails to firstname.lastname@example.org and have the content of the e-mail summarized and sent to your mobile phone as a text message in near real-time. Sample text messages are shown below.
How it Works
|Trade executed at stock exchange|
|Security bought or sold|
|Notification sent to Vanguard brokerage|
|E-mail notification from Alerts@Vanguard.com|
|User receives e-mail notification|
|E-mail notification auto forwarded to email@example.com|
|E-mail notification converted to text message|
|User receives text message|
This diagram provides an overview of the steps necessary to send market alerts to your phone. A failure or delay in any one of these steps impacts your ability to receive a market alert. For this reason, Portfolio Toolbox cannot guarantee that market alerts will be delivered to your phone in a timely manner, if at all.
How do I setup market alerts on my phone?