Articles From: 2011/04/12 - A Moderate ETF Portfolio for Retirees to 2010/08/17 - Does the Government's Retirement Plan Measure Up?


2011/04/12
See what we recommend for risk-averse ETF investors with a 15- to 20-year time horizon.
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2011/04/11
When it comes to exchange-traded funds, asset allocation and diversification matter more than the vehicle you choose.
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2011/04/06
Columnist John F.
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2011/03/22
How well has your fund stacked up to the benchmark during periods of market strength and weakness?
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2011/03/20
Readers opine about rising premiums and the pros and cons of self-insuring.
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2011/03/18
March 14-18: Tips, strategies, and picks for tax-conscious investors.
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2011/03/18
An estate-planning expert shares insights on who needs to take action--and who doesn't.
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2011/03/17
We offer some tips for tax-conscious yield-seekers along with some traps to avoid.
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2011/03/16
A few basic metrics can guide you.
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2011/03/14
Despite declining portfolio values and incomes, the tax marches onward.
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2011/02/16
Set up a custom benchmark to see if you've added value with security selection.
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2011/02/16
The essential first step for retirement portfolio planning: finding the right stock/bond mix.
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2011/02/16
Consider these steps to stress-test your retirement kitty's sustainability.
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2011/02/16
Conduct a quick portfolio checkup using our handy tool.
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2011/02/15
We highlight the best and worst candidates for this maneuver, and details on how it works.
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2011/02/02
Don't be caught off guard by taxation of nontraditional ETPs.
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2011/01/28
These funds can form Part 2 of a two-part short-term fund.
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2011/01/28
These noteworthy funds show investors the money.
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2011/01/26
Premiums and discounts on your bond ETF aren't as bad as you think.
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2011/01/03
This maneuver could spell trouble for those with other IRA assets.
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2010/12/08
Product proliferation in the fixed-income space supports portfolio-construction flexibility.
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2010/12/08
If you're looking to establish a sane, sustainable withdrawal plan, then follow these tips.
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2010/11/23
Morningstar.com offers two sets of data points for a given ETF, but these data have two separate uses.
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2010/11/01
Morningstar has received many great questions about our new 529 College Savings Plan ratings and research.
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2010/11/01
Find the right yardstick before judging your performance results.
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2010/10/18
Too many investors reflexively dismiss stock/bond combination funds.
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2010/09/13
Beware of locking in a low fixed payout.
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2010/09/06
Active funds that deviate only slightly from the index may not be worth it.
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2010/08/31
The Combine feature in Morningstar.com's Portfolio Manager tool allows investors to create a streamlined view of their assets to help accomplish specific goals.
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2010/08/17
What the Thrift Savings Plan gets right, and what it's missing.
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