Kate Stalter

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Kate Stalter is a Series 65-licensed investment advisor and the founder of Better Money Decisions. (www.bettermoneydecisions.com) Her focus is on helping people enjoy a happy and secure retirement. She was previously a market writer and CAN SLIM investing instructor with Investor's Business Daily, and has been a featured columnist for Morningstar, Forbes and Moneyshow. She also hosted the "Small Cap Roundup" for the TFNN radio network. Expand

Kate is a graduate of Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana, and holds an MBA from the Kelllogg School at Northwestern University. Follow on Twitter: @KateStalterCollapse

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Kate Stalter

 | Sep 2, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

There could be a lot to lose when selling long-term investments.

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Kate Stalter

 | Aug 30, 2014 | 10:30 AM EDT

For the average investor, these tend to beat out individual bonds.

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Kate Stalter

 | Aug 29, 2014 | 3:30 PM EDT

Let's bring bonds out into the sunlight for a while.

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Kate Stalter

 | Aug 28, 2014 | 11:00 AM EDT

Here is a hypothetical mix based on efficient, market-style allocation.

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Kate Stalter

 | Aug 27, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

Create a porfolio that gives you a good starting point for adding alpha via trades.

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Kate Stalter

 | Aug 26, 2014 | 12:00 PM EDT

Institutional-style diversification aims to mitigate risk.

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Kate Stalter

 | Aug 22, 2014 | 10:00 AM EDT

The Putnam Small Cap Value fund could have a place in your portfolio.

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Kate Stalter

 | Aug 18, 2014 | 11:30 AM EDT

To avoid mistakes, it's imperative to diversify.

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Kate Stalter

 | Aug 17, 2014 | 6:00 PM EDT

In my book, index funds should comprise the core.

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Kate Stalter

 | Aug 13, 2014 | 12:00 PM EDT

How to add alpha beyond boring, old indexing.

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