Megan Sparks

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Sara Pascoe: ‘Boob jobs are viewed as a decorative tweak, but these women are self-harming’

In Essex, where I’m from, breast enlargement is relatively common. I reckon one in five women I know have had a boob job. And people are super-relaxed about it. Like repainting a house or something, these operations are viewed as a decorative tweak. When a young lady from Basildon or Romford …

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For safe and secure returns, where do I invest for 3 years? - Value Research: The Complete Guide to Mutual Funds

<b>If I hold debt fund for more than three years, what will be the tax implications? For safe and secure investment, where do I invest for 3</i> …

Top Banking Mutual Funds to invest now in 2016

Top Banking Mutual Funds to invest now in 2016 Last week, I have written about the banking sector and how bank stocks have started rising now after a …

Low interest rates are haunting mutual funds

Earlier this morning, we looked at the most recent SPIVA data on five years' worth of mutual fund performance. It wasn't pretty.<p>In a new research note, Deutsche Bank looks at what it calls The Great Divide. It's a musing on the idea that mutual fund flows are being driven almost entirely by Fed …

Many are cashing out of stock mutual funds

As stocks continue to hover around all-time highs, investors in U.S. stock mutual funds continue to cash in their chips.<p>The latest data from fund-industry group ICI shows domestic stock funds suffered a net outflow of $7.4 billion in the week ended Aug. 3. Since the week ended July 6 — which was …

This week’s Mutual Funds and ETF stories

Don’t miss these top money and investing features:<p>How to fix the biggest investing mistake you’ve been making<br>• Mutual funds and 401(k)s may be …

A Guide to Mutual Funds

The Basics of Mutual Funds<p>What They Are and How They Can Make You Money<p>Updated January 26, 2018<p>Mutual funds are perhaps the easiest and least …

This week’s Mutual Funds and ETF stories

Don’t miss these top money and investing features:<p>How investors can sabotage performance by switching to index funds<br>• Investor lessons from a market …

Best And Worst Q3'16: Small Cap Blend ETFs, Mutual Funds And Key Holdings

The Small Cap Blend style ranks tenth out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in our Q3'16 Style Ratings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. Last …

Investing

Index Funds vs. Mutual Funds

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Confused by the complex assortment of fund choices? I can help.<p>Funds are generally broken down into two categories,index funds and mutual funds. These terms are used colloquially to refer to the underlying goals of each fund type.<p>Index funds can be mutual funds or ETFs …

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