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Not All Index Funds Are Created Equal

What should you look for in choosing an index fund? Continue reading

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How to Invest in Mutual Funds

Investing doesn’t have to be complicated, especially using mutual funds. Continue reading

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Time to Dump Your Mutual Funds?

Here are some reasons you might want to consider investing directly in individual stocks. Continue reading

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Understand the Facts About Target-Date Funds

If you are investing in anything, be sure you understand how the investment works at least on a basic level. Continue reading

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What Eating Halloween Candy Can Teach Us About Financial Success

Here are a few lessons from saving Halloween candy. Continue reading

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Following the Herd to My Worst Investment Ever

If only I’d followed a few of the tips provided by CNNMoney.com, including their lesson 8 (don’t chase short-term winners) and lesson 10 (don’t be too quick to dump a fund), I wouldn’t have made this mistake. Continue reading

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When It Comes to Investing, Don’t Just Follow the Money

Your investment strategy shouldn’t be based on following what everyone else is doing. Continue reading

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Have You Outgrown Your Mutual Funds?

Tweet When it comes to investing, many of us stick to mutual funds. After all, they’re generally the only option in employer retirement plans (except perhaps for company stock) and financial advisers like to sell funds because they’re relatively easy … Continue reading

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6 Tips for Making the Best 401(k) Investment Choices

Tweet Investing for retirement can be an intimidating undertaking. Setting aside money in your 401(k) plan is difficult enough, but determining how to invest it presents its own set of challenges. The good news is that you don’t need to be a seasoned, savvy … Continue reading

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Top 4 Ways to Begin Investing for Retirement Today

Tweet If you haven’t been saving for retirement, putting even a little away on a monthly basis can have a huge impact on your future quality of life – especially if you invest in a tax-advantaged retirement account like your … Continue reading

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