Risk, schmisk: These mild-mannered funds have exhibited minuscule drawdowns over the past 10 years.
Designed for retirees in tax-deferred accounts, these portfolios blend index and active funds.
While many rival funds are venturing into lower-quality credits, these funds have been downplaying them.
One T. Rowe fund is out, but PIMCO-managed funds are staying put despite manager changes.
Investors might be surprised by the low-quality profiles of some sizable funds.
This retiree looks to get more fully invested and determine whether the stable-value option merits staying put in an old 401(k).
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.
Strike the right balance between return potential and loss aversion.
Vanguard will launch total international and emerging-markets government-bond funds in early 2012.
If you've determined your portfolio needs more bonds now, here are some thoughtful ways to structure your allocation to the hot asset class.