Saturday, March 9, 2013
There are three things to consider when building a mutual fund portfolio. First, the most respected investors in history believe in what a mutual fund portfolio provides the small investor. Second, the most respected investors in history may never advocate for a mutual fund only portfolio. And lastly... You can read the full article here.
Thursday, March 7, 2013
Mutual funds are numbered in the tens of thousands investing in every conceivable investment opportunity. They range from equity (stocks) to fixed income (bonds) to money markets, commodities and beyond. And they break down even further to investments focused on domestic offerings to international, emerging markets to total global coverage. You can read the full article here.
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Before they downturn in 2008, now commonly referred to as the Great Recession, indexed mutual funds were used mostly by the conservative investor and the investor new to the experience. These two groups found the experience of investing with other mutual funds disconcerting. Read the full article here.
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Recently, Etrade began advertising their mutual fund selection. They boasted an inventory of 8,000 mutual funds. Choosing among those available mutual funds can be a daunting task for even an experienced investor. You will need to know not only who you are but what you hope to achieve. You can read the full article here.
Saturday, March 2, 2013
For millions of investors, finding the right mutual fund is as easy as tapping your company's retirement plan. For millions of other potential investors, the mutual fund can provide a unique investment opportunity to build your own retirement plan. You can read the full article here.
Friday, March 1, 2013
For decades, mutual funds have been a part of the investing landscape. They are easy to use, are available in a wide range of investment options, and are generally accessible to everyone. Mutual funds offer a safety in numbers approach that benefits the investor in numerous ways by spreading risk, offering diversity, and for better or worse, a mutual fund manager to guide the process. Read the full article here.