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How I'd Invest $50,000 for Retirement, if I Had to Start From Scratch

·5 min read
How I'd Invest $50,000 for Retirement, if I Had to Start From Scratch

In its most recent annual look at the data, S&P Global determined that 85% of mutual funds available to U.S. investors actually underperformed the S&P 500 benchmark last year. For the past 10 years, 83% of domestic funds failed to beat the S&P 500. Only 58% of the mutual funds that led the market in 2019 did so again in 2020, and only 7% of them were still top performers as if 2021.