Article Archive: The Short Answer

Title Collection Author Date
The Best Way to Diversify Equity Risk The Short Answer Karen Wallace 06/23/16
How Can You Outperform Your Fund's Return? The Short Answer Karen Wallace 05/26/16
A Guide to College-Savings Options The Short Answer Karen Wallace 04/22/16
How to Handle Beneficiary Designations The Short Answer Christine Benz 04/22/16
9 Questions You Need to Answer About Your 401(k) Plan The Short Answer Karen Wallace 04/19/16
How to Organize Your Financial Documents The Short Answer Christine Benz 04/18/16
Get a Tax-Smart Plan for In-Retirement Withdrawals The Short Answer Christine Benz 02/26/16
Why Wide-Moat Stocks Can Carry High Uncertainty The Short Answer Susan Dziubinski 02/09/16
Get a Tax-Smart Plan for In-Retirement Withdrawals The Short Answer Christine Benz 01/28/16
Is a Donor-Advised Fund Right for You? The Short Answer Karen Wallace 12/24/15
How Does the Fed Raise Interest Rates? The Short Answer Karen Wallace 12/08/15
Sizing Up a Fund's 'Potential' for Tax Pain The Short Answer Karen Wallace 12/02/15
Ways to Pay for College If Your 529 Isn't Enough The Short Answer Karen Wallace 11/24/15
Individual Bonds: The Answer for Rising Rates? The Short Answer Morningstar.com 11/18/15
How Your Investment Income Is Taxed The Short Answer Karen Wallace 11/16/15
Why Have TIPS Been Such Poor Performers? The Short Answer Karen Wallace 11/12/15
What You Need to Know About Capital Gains Distributions The Short Answer Karen Wallace 11/03/15
How Do Rising Rates Impact Stock Returns? The Short Answer Karen Wallace 10/29/15
6 Fast Facts About 529s The Short Answer Karen Wallace 10/21/15
A Guide to Your College-Savings Options The Short Answer Karen Wallace 10/20/15
A Long-Term Investor's Guide to Earnings Reports The Short Answer Karen Wallace 10/13/15
Fund Expense Ratios: What Are You Paying For? The Short Answer Karen Wallace 10/06/15
How Does a Strong Dollar Impact Stock Investors? The Short Answer Karen Wallace 09/29/15
High-Yield Bonds: 6 Questions Before Investing The Short Answer Karen Wallace 09/22/15
5 Tips for Your Emergency Fund Portfolio The Short Answer Christine Benz 09/18/15
Are Your Bond Holdings Vulnerable in a Rising-Rate Environment? The Short Answer Christine Benz 09/17/15
Do You Need a Mid-Cap Fund? The Short Answer Karen Wallace 09/01/15
Do You Need a Bear-Market Fund? The Short Answer Karen Wallace 08/26/15
How to Use Morningstar Ratings to Find Quality Stocks The Short Answer Karen Wallace 08/18/15
Unpacking Stable-Value Funds The Short Answer Karen Wallace 08/12/15
Balancing Equity Risk: Is Cash King Today? The Short Answer Karen Wallace 08/04/15
A Checklist for Muni Bond Investors The Short Answer Karen Wallace 07/28/15
Making Sense of Share Classes The Short Answer Karen Wallace 07/21/15
Should I Take the Plunge Into Currency-Hedged ETFs? The Short Answer Karen Wallace 07/14/15
The Ins and Outs of Fund Flows The Short Answer Karen Wallace 07/08/15
Bank-Loan Funds Aren't a Great Place to Stash Cash The Short Answer Karen Wallace 06/30/15
Understanding Bond Duration The Short Answer Karen Wallace 06/26/15
3 Ways to Use Market Valuation Data The Short Answer Karen Wallace 06/16/15
Navigating NAV The Short Answer Karen Wallace 06/03/15
Dos and Don'ts of College Savings The Short Answer Adam Zoll 05/26/15
You Have 529 Questions, We Have Answers The Short Answer Adam Zoll 05/12/15
'Passive' Doesn't Always Mean 'Index' The Short Answer Adam Zoll 05/05/15
When I Bonds Beat TIPS The Short Answer Adam Zoll 04/28/15
Look Before Leaping Into Leveraged Funds The Short Answer Adam Zoll 04/14/15
When Mutual Funds Beat ETFs The Short Answer Adam Zoll 04/07/15
Answering Your Unanswered Questions The Short Answer Adam Zoll 03/31/15
Tax Bracketology: Understanding Marginal vs. Effective Rates The Short Answer Adam Zoll 03/24/15
What a Rate Hike Here Could Mean for Foreign Bonds The Short Answer Adam Zoll 03/17/15
How Some Funds Give More Than 100% When It Comes to Asset Allocation The Short Answer Adam Zoll 03/10/15
All Things (and Tax Rates) Being Equal, Is a Roth Better? The Short Answer Adam Zoll 03/03/15