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Chapter 11. The Name Game—Understanding ... > Searching for the Ideal Investment - Pg. 116

The Name Game--Understanding the Different Types of Mutual Funds 116 The Least You Need to Know · By saving little, you will be forced to invest more aggressively if you ever hope to retire. · Asset allocation funds and balanced funds may look the same, but they can be very different. · Categorizing your 401(k) investments according to Safety, Income, and Growth will help you to understand your investment options. · Know what size companies--small, medium, or large--you're investing in. · Don't be so concerned with market risk that you are consumed by inflation risk.