Dividend-paying stocks and preferreds, lower-quality bonds, and stable-value funds top readers' lists of investments for a yield-starved environment.
Morningstar's Eric Jacobson runs the gamut with some of his favorite fixed-income funds, including ideas for core, short-term, multisector, high-yield, and muni exposure.
Investors who want to keep costs down while still enjoying active management can choose from these analyst-approved offerings.
This retiree looks to get more fully invested and determine whether the stable-value option merits staying put in an old 401(k).
Readers share where they're holding money they expect to spend within the next year or two.
Here's a way to pick up a bit of yield in your portfolio while keeping a lid on volatility and taxes.
The love fest with Vanguard Wellington and Wellesley Income continues, but Berkshire Hathaway and J&J have their backers, too.