I watch the market and look at account balances daily. I do not watch any financial programs on tv, because we don't have satellite/cable.
Reading/watching closely does not cause me to mess with our portfolio, so it's not a problem.
yatesd wrote:I've heard this saying before, but "You can get a loan for college but you can't get a loan for retirement".
confusedinvestor wrote:1. Should I sell all the bonds now b/c i am afraid that with FED tapering bonds may loose more principal?
milverine wrote:I'm stuck on what the best way to invest this money would be, since the time horizon is short and I'm not completely comfortable with a very risky investment strategy for this money.
Munir wrote:Is it too late to make such a move now? Is this market timing? You bet it is! So?
cymbalblade wrote: and I'm not sure whether I should even be buying bonds right now.
Bustoff wrote:I don't believe in market timing but it seems absurd to ignore the prospect of bond fund losses associated with rising interest rates.