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2011/10/18
Asset allocation is the biggest determinant of how your portfolio behaves.
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2010/01/07
If you've determined your portfolio needs more bonds now, here are some thoughtful ways to structure your allocation to the hot asset class.
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2009/09/17
This mild portfolio is geared toward conservative investors with 10-year time horizons.
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2011/04/28
The risks of holding too much in employer stock don't end when you retire.
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2011/02/07
Prospective tax-law changes and loss of control top the list of reasons to downplay dividends in certain situations.
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2011/07/25
Admitting what you don't know can be instrumental in improving your investment results.
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2010/10/18
Too many investors reflexively dismiss stock/bond combination funds.
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2012/03/21
If you need help with your fixed-income allocation, our findings on target-date vehicles and indexes can provide a baseline.
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2012/12/10
If you're looking to establish a sane, sustainable withdrawal plan, then follow these tips.
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2012/12/11
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2008/12/11
Tax-loss selling in these accounts is not the slam-dunk that it is for taxable holdings.
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2008/08/07
Harvesting tax losses can reduce your tax bill.
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2011/03/24
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2011/03/14
Despite declining portfolio values and incomes, the tax marches onward.
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2011/10/18
The essential first step for retirement portfolio planning: finding the right stock/bond mix.
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2009/07/09
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2010/02/22
The best and worst candidates for this maneuver, and details on how it works.
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2009/08/27
Low investment balances, relaxed income limits make it worthy of consideration.
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2008/11/06
This vehicle can lessen the impact of tax increases.
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2009/10/01
Could your partner handle these six issues without you?
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2008/12/04
Six reasons to book tax losses and move on.
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2010/06/03
Consider partial conversions in a single year.
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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
Consider these steps to stress-test your retirement kitty's sustainability.
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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
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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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2011/01/31
An IRA contribution may be the better bet in some situations.
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2011/03/15
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2009/04/30
Tips for a couple who could lose their safety net.
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