A compilation of this week's daily Dear Dagen and Fixed-Income Forum columns.

Monday

Dear Dagen: Newest Batch of Internet Funds -- A Roster

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Dagen McDowell

Some tips on helping you choose.

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Tuesday

Dear Dagen: Fad Investments and Fad Diets

By

Dagen McDowell

There are some unnerving similarities.

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Wednesday

Dear Dagen: The Impact of AOL Time Warner on Internet HOLDRs

By

Dagen McDowell

The stock of the new company could stay or go.

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Thursday

Dear Dagen: Despite Strides, Bond Market Is Still Not Retail-Ready

By

Dagen McDowell

Here's what you need to know before you plunge in.

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Friday

Notable Exceptions to a Bad Year for Bond Funds

By

Elizabeth Roy

They include emerging-market, high-yield and taxable muni funds.

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