How to Decide Whether to Buy Stocks or Mutual Funds?

Answer Stocks are the place to put your serious money for the long term. But should you buy individual stocks or buy stocks via mutual funds? The following considerations may help you decide.

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How to Rate Stocks & Mutual Funds?

Rating stocks and mutual funds is a difficult process because so many components are involved. However, doing proper research and noticing changes in the economy can help determine if a stock or mu... Read More »

Are stocks&mutual funds the same thing?

No. Stocks, or shares, are units of ownership in a company. A mutual fund is an investment plan that pools money from various investors and buys a number of securities, which may include stocks.Sou... Read More »

Do mutual funds only invest in clusters of stocks?

Most mutual funds invest primarily in stocks, but there are funds that invest in other types of securities. There are mutual funds that invest in bonds and money markets while others invest in real... Read More »

Should I invest in Mutual funds or Stocks in a Roth IRA ?

You will get a bunch of different answers to this...and that's because no one but you can really answer the question properly.I also know this probably won't be a popular answer in "the community" ... Read More »