Four by 401(k): Most investors fall into 4 core groups

September 2011
Employee Benefit News;Sep2011, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p64
In this article the author categorizes investors in 401 (k) retirement plans into four groups. He calls the first group of investors as core-funds investors who are willing to understand markets and economy and are inquisitive about various investment options and states that the second group of index-fund investors prefer to invest in index mutual funds only. He also explains the other two groups of specialty-funds and target-date funds investors.


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