Tag: Funds

Stock Picking is Time Consuming and Destined for Underperformance I haven’t always been an index fund investor. When I started investing, I was a value stock picker. I wanted to invest in company stocks  that were selling below than their intr ...
Robo-advisors or technology assisted investing platforms are all the rage. What’s not to love-low fees, research-supported investment approaches and regular rebalancing. Not only are there stand-alone robo-advisors such as Wealthfront, Betterm ...
Are Target Date Mutual Funds the Holy Grail for Investors? Guest contributor; Lawrence J. Russell Learn all about a TDF and the answer to, “Should I invest in a target date fund?” question. Target date retirement funds (TDFs) are u ...
What is a Target Date Fund?  Are you interested in buying one fund which holds all the stock and bond mutual funds you need? A target date fund (TDF) is like a big box retailer or a shopping mall. At the mall, you can buy everything you need at ...
“Investing should be dull,” according to Nobel Prize winning economist Paul Samuelson.  “Investing should be more like watching paint dry or grass grow. If you want excitement, take $800 and go to Las Vegas” Are you interested ...
6 Retirement Myths-Believe at Your Own Peril(reprinted with permission from Captain401.com)401k Myth #1 – The 401k is the Best Place for All of My Retirement SavingsNot necessarily.There are many different types of 401k plans and some are better ...
Why and How to Diversify with Real Estate – REITS and Real Estate CrowdfundingDon’t let the headaches of real estate investing keep you from diversifying your portfolio into one of the best long-term assets.Despite what you might hear on the ...
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