Bad things tend to happen to your personal wealth if you read, watch or listen to too much news from the financial media.
Rather than rummaging through your portfolio looking for trouble when headlines make you anxious, turn instead to your investment principles.
What is liquidity? When a holding is liquid, it simply means you can sell it anytime the market in which it trades is open for business.
IRA or 401(k)? Know the key differences between these two popular retirement plans to ensure you are saving in the right account.