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Just How Safe are Bonds Today?

Dec. 7, 2016, 11:00 am EDT – News flash: Investors who assumed their investments in conservative bonds and bond funds were safe from losses are learning otherwise... More 

3 Risks that Could Derail Your Retirement Plan

Oct. 24, 2016, 11:30 am EDT – Funding your retirement is a big financial obligation that no one can escape. Here are 3 things that can go wrong, and how to avoid them More 

Is Your Portfolio’s Performance Satisfactory? (WMT, VOO, BOND)

Sep. 1, 2016, 9:30 am EDT – Understanding your investment portfolio performance requires analysis that goes beyond quick yield measures. Here's a great way to start More 

Your Investment Portfolio’s Missing ETF Piece

Aug. 21, 2016, 10:02 am EDT – The framework for a sound investment plan is to have a core portfolio with core asset classes. Here are some tips on how to balance it all More 

It’s Time Investors ‘Got’ Real Estate (VNQ)

Jul. 22, 2016, 11:30 am EDT – Look at your investment portfolio. Do you have exposure to real estate? Here are key ways to get into real estate with these stocks More 

3 Lies About ETFs (SCHB, FXE, DBC, ICF)

Jul. 13, 2016, 11:30 am EDT – As stocks register new highs and bond yields register new lows, ETFs keep humming along. It's time to dispel these 3 lies about ETFs More 

Investors Win When Boring Beats Sexy (XLU)

Jun. 21, 2016, 10:00 am EDT – Higher investment risk leads to higher investment returns, right? It's a Wall Street axiom, and yet sometime those sexy names don't quite pan out... More 

Here’s How Your Non-Core Portfolio Should Look

Jun. 6, 2016, 10:02 am EDT – I've written about the role of a non-core portfolio, and here's a list of asset classes you can use for that role in your overall strategy More 

Should Correlations Drive Your Investment Decisions?

May. 11, 2016, 11:30 am EDT – Do stock market correlations matter? Statisticians measure the relationship between asset classes or investments, and those outcomes are a key to investments More 

Surprise! The Energy Sector Crushes Conventional Wisdom

May. 2, 2016, 11:30 am EDT – Never mind the abysmal first quarter earnings for the depressed energy sector. It doesn't matter. Price does, and these sector stocks are thriving More