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Are Corporate Bonds Worth the Risk?

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After a look at the historical evidence, Larry Swedroe makes the case that investors haven't been adequately compensated for taking on the various risks, implementation issues and other planning requirements associated with corporate bonds.

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Play it Safe in Muni-Land

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Municipal bond investing, it appears, is growing riskier. Larry Swedroe explores some of the reasons why and argues that, given fixed income's primary role is one of safety, it's becoming more important to focus on credit quality.

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The Basics of a Spend-Down Strategy

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For a more secure retirement, think larger than simply trying to pay the least amount in taxes each year. Wealth Advisor Bill Morgan outlines the process for building an overarching spend-down strategy designed to minimize taxes over a lifetime.

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The Guide to Happy Giving

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The giving season is now underway, so we're revisiting some tips from Tim Maurer about how to transform an often stressful (and, at times, guilt-ridden) element of the holidays into something life-giving and fulfilling.

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The S&P 500 Goes Supernova

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Since the global financial crisis, the S&P 500 has posted truly astounding returns. Jared Kizer explores why such performance may not repeat for many decades to come, as well as what investors can expect from U.S. large-cap stocks going forward.

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