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4 Common “Stages” a Plan Sponsor Experiences with Target Date Funds

When I see plan sponsors use the target date funds (TDFs) I create (I’m a portfolio manager here), I’m reminded of friends of mine with children – each are facing different challenges based on how old their kids are – or what stage of life their kids are in. Some need help with adapting…

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Goldilocks and the Three Glide Paths: Part 1 – TOO HOT!

Much like Goldilocks looking for the right porridge, investors preparing for retirement have a great deal of choices and many are not “just right.” I’m the lead portfolio manager of The Principal target date series, and I’m going to use a fairy tale analogy to help explain the forest and…

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