Target Date Funds Offer Convenience -- but Also Pitfalls
Robert R. Johnson
While interest in target date and other types of balanced fundscontinues to grow — especially among younger investors — the convenient funds do offer some snags all investors, young and old, should know about.
Target date funds — also called lifecycle funds — are designed to offer a diversified portfolio that automatically rebalances to focus more on income through time.
Metinko, Chris, "Target Date Funds Offer Convenience -- but Also Pitfalls" (2016). In the News. 1367.