Mutual Funds

7 Mutual Funds to Dump Now

With uncertainty ahead for both stocks and bonds, now can be a good time to consider dumping shares of these widely-held mutual funds. Read Article

3 Things Millennials Should Know About Their 401k

Millennial investors who start investing now have the opportunity to retire young and wealthy. Here's how to take advantage of a 401k. Read Article

7 Great Mutual Funds That Will Cost You Next to Nothing

Don't count out cheap mutual funds when building your portfolio. There are plenty of good ones out there. Read Article

The 3 Best Funds You’ve Never Heard Of

Sometimes the best funds are the ones that the crowd misses. Here are three outstanding mutual funds you may not know about. Read Article

Municipal Bonds Offer High Yields Without Stock Market Volatility

In a world of low interest rates where savings accounts offer less than 1%, investors are struggling to find yield. These municipal bonds offer options Read Article

7 Best Dividend Mutual Funds to Count On

If you're looking for mutual funds that pay dividends, bigger (yields) is not always better. These dividend funds are worth a long look. Read Article

Investing in International Mutual Funds: Is It Worth the Risk?

Looked at historical returns for international mutual funds lately? If so, you’d be justified in questioning overseas investments. Read Article

The S&P 500 Is Off Its High, And You Should Buy

The S&P 500 and Dow Jones are a year removed from their all-time highs, but investors shouldn't be concerned -- they should be buying. Read Article

7 Best Mutual Funds to Buy for the Rest of 2016

Don't expect the rest of 2016 to be a picnic. The best mutual funds to buy from here on out will need to be hardy, defensive plays. Read Article

31 Index Funds That Are Robbing You Blind

We shine the light on 31 grossly overpriced index funds -- as well as 12 cheaper alternatives you can buy that will save you tens of thousands of dollars through retirement. Read Article

The Perfect 10: Build a Fidelity Investments Portfolio

Fidelity Investments is one of the few mutual fund companies offering a wide range of high-quality, low-cost funds. Here are 10 of their best for a complete portfolio. Read Article

DoubleLine’s Newest Global Fixed-Income Fund Comes With a Bonus

As an individual investor without means to use hedging strategies, this fixed-income offering from DoubleLine is one of the ways to control currency risk Read Article

The 5 Best Vanguard Funds for Global Investment

If you're interested in building the most diverse and globally inclusive portfolio, these are the best Vanguard funds for the job. Read Article

7 Best Mutual Funds to Keep Taxes Low

If you want the best mutual funds for your taxable account, you'll want to check out these seven funds that can keep taxes low. Read Article

The 10 Best Mutual Funds of the Past 10 Years

The 10 best mutual funds of the past decade were spread across a few sectors, but for the most part, the dominant forces were technology and healthcare. Read Article

3 Best Fidelity Funds for Conservative Retirees

Fidelity funds are a natural choice for retirement portfolios because of their versatility, low cost and high quality. These three particular funds are the right picks for more conservative investors. Read Article

7 Best Funds for a New Rollover IRA Portfolio

When you start up a rollover IRA, you have to build a portfolio from scratch. These are the best funds to buy to establish your bedrock. Read Article

3 Best Vanguard Funds for a Down Market

These are the three best Vanguard mutual funds for investors looking to reduce their risk in this wobbly, downtrending market. Read Article

The Smart Way to Go for Growth: VIGRX

This open-end fund has quite a long-term record because it banks on great companies. Read Article

The 10 Best Index Funds to Buy No Matter WHAT the Market Is Doing

Markets got you down? Don't worry -- here are 10 index funds you can buy and hold for any sort of market condition. Read Article