Ask a Fool: Managed Funds or Index Funds?

In the following video, Motley Fool Rule Your Retirement senior advisor Robert Brokamp answers a question from a Fool reader, who asks, "Managed funds or index funds?"

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  • Report this Comment On March 01, 2013, at 9:47 PM, marei wrote:

    Bond index funds, stock index funds, long good track records, consistant dollar cost averaging from bond fund to stock fund, THE PASSAGE OF TIME. Any questions??--Tom Reilly

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