US monetary policy is the big unknown heading into 2014.
Fed monetary policy will be a critical issue for investors next year.
Stay diversified and look for holdings with minimal investment volatility.
Government shutdown drama took a toll on the portfolio.
Here’s how the core holdings performed in September.
Market sentiment may improve later in the year.
Come fall, finding quality merchandise on sale will be more difficult.
Bonds are at biggest risk from higher interest rates, not stocks.
Fasten your seat belt: Price swings will get more pronounced this summer.
Here’s how the key holdings performed.