Are you on track to retire? Here are a few things to look for and examples of couples asking themselves the same question.
How bonds can still provide diversification to your portfolio, even though stock and bond returns are just uncorrelated.
Why have both stocks and bonds declined? Rising interest rates and poor earnings forecasts are only part of the story.
Conventional wisdom dictates that bonds always protect portfolios from stock declines. If that’s true, how can stocks and bonds both be down?
Bond prices are declining. What does that mean and how does the interest rate affect bonds and your portfolio?
We tend to think of bonds as the “safe” investment. Is that true? What are bonds and are they still a solid investment?
The perfect portfolio is attainable. The trick? Ask yourself if an investment opportunity jibes with these four core principles of investing.