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Choosing Your 401(k) Investments - Where To Start?

Posted on 7/17/2014 by Mike Walsh in about 401k understanding 401k asset allocation best 410k best 401k funds 401(k) plans 401(k) Investing Mutual Fund Performance 401k Literacy

Choosing your 401(k) investments shouldn't be a confusing and intimidating process. By doing an inventory of your current investment holdings, you can determine which types of investments your 401(k) should contain.

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Financial Services Firms and Investment Education - A Conflict of Interest

Posted on 7/1/2014 by Mike Walsh in Learning Mutual Funds Understanding Mutual Funds Investor Education Mutual Fund Education 401k Education Investment Industry Conflict Of Interest Financial Service Firms Conflict of Interest Bad Mutual Funds Bad Mutual Fund Performance High Management Fees Risk Adjusted Performance 401k Literacy

Why don't more people fully understand how to choose investment products like mutual funds and exchange traded funds (ETFs)? One reason is that it's not in the best interests of financial services firms to have a public which is highly educated regarding investment products.

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