Dividend-stock ETFs may not be as safe as many shareholders think. A good alternative right now is mega-cap funds.
China has slowed, but the Philippines and Thailand are still growing.
Cut taxes and get decent returns with low-cost 529 programs.
These ETFs beat the S&P 500 while providing rich income.
This S&P fund is getting winning returns by underweighting the biggest names.
Instead of staying broadly diversified, focused managers such as Fairholme Fund own only a few holdings.
Micro-cap shares have outdone the markets in the past decade.
By pinpointing rock-solid businesses, Morningstar's benchmark has beaten the markets.
By staying broadly diversified, these ETFs limit losses.
BBH's Core Select mutual fund is so successful it is closed to new investors. But BBH has opened a similar fund with a global portfolio.