Archive | December, 2012

Understanding Mutual Fund Categories

With thousands of mutual funds available, choosing which ones to include in your portfolio is a tricky business. But once you have some understanding of the different fund categories, you’ll be better prepared to devise an appropriate investment strategy. Categories for Different Equity Equity mutual funds boil down to five large groups: Aggressive growth funds […]

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Washington Hotline – December 11, 2012

Stalemate on Fiscal Cliff A week after the White House proposal by Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner for approximately $1.6 trillion in tax increases, the Republican Congressional leadership submitted their own plan. The Republican plan involves $800 billion in new revenue and approximately $1.4 trillion in savings by curbing the growth in federal spending. The White […]

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