Bond mutual funds As the name suggests, bond mutual funds invest in bonds and other debt securities.
no-load money market mutual funds open to individuals.
You can open an account and begin buying bonds, stocks and mutual funds almost immediately.
Find a financial adviser or broker to advise you on your purchase of mutual funds.
With his or her help, get a good feel for what mutual funds can do for you, how many risks you're willing to take and what you think your investment goals should be.