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.