Alternatives to Gambling on Wall Street

Alternatives to Gambling on Wall Street

Hedge fund managers, financial journalists and other self-described experts have tried to get an edge on the stock market for more than a hundred years, but research shows that even the most well respected active investment funds struggle to outperform the overall...
Four Drawbacks to Investing in Mutual Funds

Four Drawbacks to Investing in Mutual Funds

Mutual funds are a passive investor’s dream. They’re cheap, “diverse,” and (usually) well managed. Compared to a savings account, they seem like a fixed race. And they beat CDs (“certificates of deposit”) by a nose. But like...