Should You Buy The American Funds Growth Fund Of America?

One of my goals this year is to build out the “mutual funds” section of this site, as my pieces on the Vanguard Wellington Fund is one of the most-searched topics here, and I’ve had a few conversations with readers that want to do their best to act intelligently within the confines of a 401(k) plan that does not offer a brokerage account option for you to truly self-direct your investments into the specific stocks of your choosing.

In that spirit, I’ve decided I want to spend some time analyzing some of the largest mutual funds that are offered to investors in this country, to determine whether or not they are worth consuming if they show up on the menu of options available in your company-sponsored retirement account.

The Growth Fund of America has one of the more legendary stories in realm of mutual fund lore, as it is a … Read the rest of this article!