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How to Build Wealth In Your 401(k)

<b>How to Build Wealth In Your 401(k)</b><p><i>The Trampoline Effect</i><p><i>The trampoline effect</i> is the accelerated growth in a consistent saver’s portfolio over the 12 …

The 60/40 stock-and-bond portfolio mix is dead in 2016

Years ago, managing your investment portfolio was pretty simple: Invest in 60% stocks and 40% bonds, and rebalance your assets once a year.<p>But financial advisers are increasingly moving away from this traditional model of asset allocation.<p>“Those were not terribly bad rules a generation ago, but …

Opinion: Why 100% of your investment portfolio should be in stocks

I recently wrote an article for <i>USA Today</i> about asset allocation strategies and the rather antiquated notion of a 60% stocks/40% bonds portfolio. For …

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