If you participate in a 401k or other work place plan there is a good chance you own a target date fund.
This was my fourth Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholder meeting and it was different than the other three. Warren is usually the star of the weekend but this year Charlie Munger stole the show.
The 2014 Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting takes place this weekend in Omaha.
International stocks posted mixed results in the first quarter. The global equity index was largely unchanged as investors monitored the ongoing developments in Ukraine and the volatile situation in emerging markets.
Equities largely took a breather this quarter with the market posting a modest return. A harsh winter, concerns over emerging markets and geopolitical tensions between Russia and Ukraine brought a return of volatility to the market that was largely absent last year. This quarter saw a leadership change within stocks.
As you progress into your thirties it is time to get serious about your finances.
Roth IRAs are a terrific retirement account although not everyone is able to contribute directly to them because of income limits.
Bonds have come back in fashion this year. February has seen $16 billion of new money flow into bond ETFs through February 21st.