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Chapter 14. Betting on the Right Horse > Match Your Investor Profile to an Inve... - Pg. 141

Betting on the Right Horse 141 Match Your Investor Profile to an Investment Strategy Now that it's time to build your portfolio (that is, your mix of investments), how will you decide how much money to put in stocks or bonds or cash? And when you do decide on a mix, what return can you expect? Wouldn't it be nice if someone were there to counsel you on both of these issues? Have no fear, we're here to help. In Figure 14.2, we have provided you with a number of portfolios (mixes of investments). We created each of these portfolios with a conservative, moderate, moderately ag- gressive, and aggressive investor, respectively, in mind.