Getting a handle on investing can be daunting. Just figuring out how much money you can invest is hard enough -- where to put it is an entirely different battle altogether.
Ask personal finance writer Gail Bebee your investing questions. She'll be online on Friday at noon (ET) as she
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Ms. Bebee is the author of No Hype - The Straight Goods on Investing Your Money. She can be reached at
firstname.lastname@example.org; her website is
www.gailbebee.com. She wrote a 12-part series for people that are new to investing on their own.
Part 6:Building a solid base with fixed income - Tthe financial Rock of Gibraltar of investment portfolios - an unadorned, indestructible mass that provides stability through the good times and the bad times
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