For investors looking to build a portfolio based on rock-bottom fees, here's a list of funds and ETFs that can serve as building blocks.
Duration and credit quality only tell part of the story.
Investors continued their search for income and equity bargains last month.
Morningstar's Eric Jacobson outlines three short-term bond funds that can protect against rate sensitivity, but mind the risks as such funds aren't cash substitutes.
Know how to strike the right balance between return potential and loss aversion.
If you've determined your portfolio needs more bonds now, here are some thoughtful ways to structure your allocation to the hot asset class.
Don't give up on your money market fund.
This group of funds offers a balance of total return and stability.
How to use ETFs to implement fund managers' current ideas at lower costs.
See what we recommend for those with a higher risk capacity.