Mutual Funds

Beware of Mutual Fund Fees: 3 Keys to Consider

Mutual funds are a great investment tool, but investors need to understand a key component in these funds: expenses. Let's focus on 3 key areas of costs More 

3 Small-Cap Mutual Funds Primed for Growth

Don't stick your neck out for individual small-caps -- harness their explosive potential via these much safer mutual funds. More 

5 Weird Mutual Funds Worth Your Investment

Most mutual funds use some kind of industry-standard stock selection methodology. A few like to do their own thing. Here are four worth considering. More 

5 Best 401k Mutual Funds for 2014

Maximizing the success of your 401k is a big piece of the retirement puzzle. To help out, here's a look at five of the best 401k mutual funds on the market. More 

When Is a Target-Date Fund Right for You?

Target-date funds are the "it" investment for 401ks, and yet most young investors know very little about them. So when is a target-date fund worth it? More 

Wellington and Wellesley Offer Sound Retirement Advice

I've invested in these two plans over the years, and data suggests they provide great lessons for retirement planning More 

3 Funds to Buy for Retirement Income

This pair of ETFs and a mutual fund provide meaningful income, allowing you to plan for retirement knowing you'll have reliable sources of cash. More