Chapter 14
SRI Mutual Funds
In This Chapter
◆ The benefits of using SRI mutual funds
◆ How socially responsible mutual funds work
◆ SRI mutual funds and retirement accounts
◆ SRI mutual funds and expenses
Mutual funds are the investment vehicle of choice for most socially responsible investors. As noted in Chapter 13, mutual funds are the most popular investment product, and their design and benefits make them particularly suited for SRI investors. The process of selecting stocks (and/or bonds, in some cases) for a mutual fund lends itself well for reviewing a company for social, corporate, or environmental concerns. This is usually the first cut in the process, depending on the financial objectives of the fund. Once a pool of companies is identified ...

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