Archive for May, 2011

Index Funds for Safety?

By • May 18th, 2011 • Category: 401K, Investor Mistakes, Mutual Funds, Personal Investing, The Economic Scene

In general, financial journalists at the major newspapers do a decent job. In general.  But every once in a while they come to a misguided conclusion. Ron Lieber, in his New York Times column of 5/13/11, made a case that index funds should be on the menu of all 401(k) plans. Most plans do not […]