Mutual Fund Extra: Read All About It

This issue provides what has become ane of our most popular features, the midyear update of Where to Invest. Together with our Where to Invest issue at the end of the year, it is our most comprehensive coverage of the investment environment: economic performance, the stock market, mutual funds, bonds, and various other financial investments. Among that broad spectrum of investment vehicles, mutual funds seem to generate the most reader interest.

For those fund fans who want more information, there is help: the latest edition of the book version of Business Week's Guide to Mutual Funds. It has informative commentaries by Senior Writer Jeffrey M. Laderman on the basics of mutual-fund investing as well as such things as matching your goals with various funds. The book, which costs $14.95, also includes the latest innovations in our distinctive fund rankings, such as aftertax returns and an assessment of each fund's investment style. Check your local bookstore or call 800 2MC-GRAW. Happy investing.

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