Some fund ideas for long-term investors.
This new Vanguard bond fund is designed to be the centerpiece of portfolios. Low fees are a bonus.
A sizable chunk of those assets went into bond funds, reflecting an ongoing search for yield.
Plus, Vanguard's new bond index funds and ETFs and Morgan Stanley reopens a star manager's funds after he leaves.
Many of you who have been loyal Morningstar readers for some time are at least somewhat comfortable with choosing funds. What you need more help with is creating an appropriate portfolio that incorporates your fund choices. We're going to take a closer look at five model portfolios specifically ...