mutual funds

6 Signs Index Funds Aren't For You

You've likely heard that a diversified basket of index funds allow you to capture market growth while paying lower fees. But passive investing isn't for everyone.

Investing 101: What Is a Stock?

What is a stock, exactly, and why do companies sell them? Here's a quick overview on the this fundamental investment option, and why stocks can be worth the risk to buy.

Investing 101: What Is an ETF?

Looking for an asset that's flexible like a stock but offers the diversity of an index fund? Your best option might just be an exchange-traded fund, or ETF.

How to Take Charge of Your 401(k)

As your 401(k) grows, you should consider actively managing it instead of continuing to let the account be directed by the choices you initially made when it was set up.

Investing 101: What Is a Mutual Fund?

What exactly is a mutual fund? Sophia Bera explains in simple terms how these funds allow average investors to own more of the market with a smaller amount of money.