Enjoying the Investing Experience: 4 Tips From a Long-Time Investor

This article originally appeared in the May 2015 issue of the¬†AAII Journal. Experience is the best teacher. How true! I have been a professional investment manager for 62 years, mainly at David L. Babson & Co., where I managed portfolios for all kinds of individual and institutional clients and then served as president and chairman…

 

Criticism of Target Date Funds is Misplaced

Target date funds have received some criticism of late for being too aggressive. The funds, which adjust their allocations as a worker ages, lost money last quarter. Most are down year-to-date as well. Here are three examples from our third-quarter Low Load Mutual Fund Update, which will soon be made available on our website to…