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What Funds Should I Pick in my 401k?

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The 401k is one of the best tools you can use to save for retirement.  Payroll deductions make it an easy and automatic way to save and invest for your future.  But there is a small problem.  How do you know which funds to use?   Some plans offer very few choices, and others may offer hundreds.  Today we discuss what factors go into your decision when picking the funds in your 401k.

  • 0:00 - Intro
  • 0:54 – Where do you start?
  • 2:28 – Narrowing down the list of choices into a good strategy for you.
  • 4:15 - Keep it simple.
  • 6:31 – Target Date Funds: What Are They.
  • 7:34 – Target Date Funds: Common Mistakes People Make
  • 8:42 – What can you do to get the most real-life value from your plan?
  • 9:51 – You don’t have to do it alone. Help is available if you want it.
  • 11:08 – Conclusion


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Appearing in this video:

Andrew Dollman
Nikki Lude, CFP®
Neal Watson, CFP®

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