Investing @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/investing Articles on market direction, picking stocks, investing in ETFs, investing in index-based mutual funds, essential rules for investing, how to monitor a portfolio, basic skills and tools. en-us Copyright 2014 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:15:22 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Investing @ BellaOnline http://investing.bellaonline.com Income Funds in Retirement http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art170416.asp Retirement is when you want to secure a steady stream of investment income to replace your paycheck. Income mutual funds and ETFs are one answer to this problem. They are designed to provide income over capital appreciation. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:42:12 EST Lack of Diversification a Mistake http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art49590.asp Diversification is one of the keys to a good portfolio. Many investors fail to use proper diversification which is a mistake in financial management. Diversifying investments boosts returns and mitigates risk. Are you diversified? Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:42:12 EST Disadvantages of Rental Property http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art41612.asp Owning rental property can be very profitable. Rental property can have its disadvantages though. Successful investors factor in the possible problems before investing. What can go wrong with renting? Mon, 11 Aug 2014 09:42:12 EST