Chapter 11 - Bonds versus Stocks versus Bonds & Stock in Retirement
We have spent the entire semester learning how to accumulate investment assets over the long term. Now we are going to learn how to distribute those assets over the long term. We will see how bonds may be stable, but they give us no growth. Stocks give us growth but are very volatile and can give us a heart attack in our elder years. A balance of stocks and bonds might just be what the doctor ordered!