Investing a Lump Sum
A financial windfall presents unprecedented financial opportunities as well as a number of challenges….
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International Investing
In the new economy, investors looking for ways to diversify their portfolio have a world of opportunity….
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Investing Risk and Reward
Risk is the chance you take of making or losing money on your investment. The greater the risk, the more you stand to gain or lose….
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US Treasury Issues
Investors line up to make loans to the US government….
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Diversification
Spreading your wealth also helps to spread your risk….
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What is an Option?
An options contract gives the buyer rights and commits the seller to an obligation….
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Using Benchmarks
You can use a number of benchmarks and time frames to evaluate a fund’s performance….
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The Ins and Outs of ETFs
The more you know about ETFs, the more you may want to know….
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Tax Planning for Investments
Don’t overlook the tax consequences when figuring the return on your investments….
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Investment Risk
There’s no such thing as a totally safe investment, but you can choose the level of risk you’re comfortable with….
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Investing in Stocks
Stocks are ownership shares in a corporation….
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Investing in Mutual Funds
Mutual funds offer investors the benefits of economy, diversification, and the expertise of a professional manager….
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Initial Public Offerings
The first time a company issues stock, it’s called going public….
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Index Investing
You can ride the ups and downs of the market with an index-based investment vehicle….
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Hedge Funds
If you’re not exactly sure what a hedge fund does, you have lots of company….
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CD: Certificate of Deposit
CDs are popular investments because they promise safety and interest income….
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Bond Prices
A bond’s price starts changing as soon as it’s out of the gate….
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Asset Allocation
By expanding the asset classes you use, you can add depth to your portfolio….
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Alternative Investments
Variety can spice up the investment stew….
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