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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.
Whether you prefer an active or an index approach, our analysts say these are the best of breed.
Vanguard uses this fund in its target-date and LifeStrategy funds.
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.