Jonathan D. Pond

Jonathan D. Pond is president of Jonathan D. Pond, LLC, an investment-advisory firm with $280 million in assets under management, Newton, Massachusetts.


Winning Strategies for Cautious Investors

Warren Buffett once said, “After all, you only find out who is swimming naked when the tide goes out.” The…


5 Simple Ways to Reduce Your Stock Risk But Stay in the Market

Your portfolio has probably gotten riskier than you even intended. Here are five easy ways to fix that—choose the one that fits you best.

Mutual Funds & ETFs

The 7 Best Funds for Volatile Times

Bottom Line asked five leading investment experts to choose the best mutual funds and exchange-traded funds for today’s extremely volatile market.


Tiptoe Investing

Sometimes it pays to be wishy-washy if you’re an investor. That goes against what investors typically think. They mistakenly believe…

Retirement Planning

When Can You Afford to Retire?

Top adviser Jonathan D. Pond tells how to ensure your financial security Even though many Americans are working past age…


The Shrewdest Money Moves You Can Make in 2012

Interest rates on savings are painfully low…and the stock market is frighteningly volatile. But there still are wise things that…