Bonds

When an individual borrows money to purchase a home, a type of debt called a "mortgage" is created. A single organization such as a bank or credit union will loan…

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Mutual Funds

Individuals with excess dollars to put to work in some form of investment have an often-bewildering range of choices. An investor may decide to tackle the financial markets alone, and…

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Asset Allocation

Asset allocation is an investment strategy that seeks to reduce investment risk, while maintaining a desired rate of return, by spreading an individual's investments over a number of asset types.…

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