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Foreign stocks can be riskier than their U.S. counterparts, but it is possible to mitigate this risk.
What I own and why.
Vanguard uses this fund in its target-date and LifeStrategy funds.
Whether you prefer an active or an index approach, our analysts say these are the best of breed.
Using index funds and ETFs, nongovernment employees can replicate most--but not all--of the TSP's spartan lineup.
These index funds and ETFs provide a lot of diversification at a very low cost.
Stock, fund, and ETF ideas for investors who are putting new money to work and don't mind some short-term volatility along the way.
For a pre-retiree, our portfolio includes a larger--and better diversified--stake in bonds.
This equity-heavy portfolio also includes a small dose of high-quality bonds.