Among the many risks facing the market is the current state of the yield curve.
In general, investors demand higher returns to hold longer-term fixed-income vehicles, such as U.S. Treasuries. Let's be clear, the current environment is the exception, not the norm.
Any one of a number of scenarios could change that, with negative consequences for both stock portfolios and real estate prices.
A new ETF seeks to address this, largely by offering the average investor access to tools previously available only to institutional and other sophisticated investors.
Recently, a young man asked Vanguard founder and investing legend John C. Bogle for advice on how to position his portfolio. After listing a number of specific risks - ranging from income inequality to