Index funds do such a good job of providing good returns at low costs, even Warren Buffett recommends them. Learn what is an index fund, how you invest in an index fund, and how to choose an index fund that is right for you.
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An annuity can be a steady source of retirement income. If you are considering using an annuity in retirement to protect principle, add an income stream, or reduce uncertainty, Here are the annuity basics, varieties and pros and cons.
The Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) has become a popular tool for investing in the real estate market, adding income and diversification to an investment portfolio. Learn about the different kinds of REITs and how they work so you can see if a REIT is a good investment for you.
What's the difference between a Traditional IRA and a Roth IRA? What's a SEP IRA, and what's a SIMPLE IRA? What's a beneficiary IRA? Learn the difference between the different types of IRAs and how much you can contribute to them.
What's a Master Limited Partnership (MLP)? Learn about the basics of MLPs and the pros and cons of investing in them directly and through ETFs,