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Take a Deeper Dive: How Mutual Funds Are Structured ©iStockphoto.com/SerrNovik

Take a Deeper Dive: How Mutual Funds Are Structured

Sometimes it's valuable to break the surface of a common investment. Let's dive deeper into the structure of mutual funds. A mutual fund is an investment company that pools money from many investors and invests it based on specific investment goals.

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Start Planning Today With "my Social Security"

National "my Social Security" Week makes it the perfect time to plan for—and reach—your retirement goals by setting up your account on my Social Security. It's a free and secure account that lets you access and manage your personal Social Security information online.

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