Income Cycle Strategy is a proven income strategy that has outperformed the market and dividend-paying stocks over the long term.
By Kent Thune | May 14, 2016
Closed-end funds can be smart investments in choppy, sideways markets like we're seeing now. Here are three of the best closed-end funds to consider.
By Kent Thune | Apr 25, 2016
If you're looking to keep taxes low in your taxable accounts, Vanguard Funds has some of the best choices in the investment universe.
By Kent Thune | Apr 11, 2016
Liquid alternative funds have seen a surge in popularity in recent years and have now raised the eyebrows of the SEC.
By Kent Thune | Mar 31, 2016
As is the case with awards ceremonies in any other industry, the 2016 Lipper Fund Awards list includes some deserving picks and some snubs.
By Lawrence Meyers | Feb 26, 2016
In the current market climate, these closed-end funds employ strategies that are less risky than large-cap dividend stocks.
By Kent Thune | Feb 19, 2016
In simple terms, smart beta funds are passive index funds with an actively-managed twist. Whether they're a smart alternative is another question entirely.
By Kent Thune | Feb 1, 2016
Morningstar recently announced its 2015 Fund Managers of the Year. Are they worth the added expense?
By Andrea Pettis | Jan 18, 2016
Keep these key considerations in mind when weighing active versus passive funds for your portfolio.
By Kent Thune | Jan 12, 2016
While junk bond funds grabbed the headlines for 2015's biggest fixed-income loser, municipal bond funds sneaked under the radar to take the crown as leader.