Do You Have the Right Amount of Cash in Your Portfolio?

Cash—such as money stowed away in bank accounts and money market funds—isn’t the most glamorous investment. Its value doesn’t fluctuate on a daily basis like stocks do, and (especially in the low interest rate environment of the last few years) it doesn’t grow much over time. Yet having the right amount of cash is an important factor in achieving your financial goals.

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The Problem with Too Much Cash

According to a survey by MFS Investment Management, investors on average have 24% of their portfolio in cash. Is having so much cash a good idea?

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