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CNBC Poll: Financial Plan for the Year?

Your Money Resolutions - A CNBC Special Report
Your Money Resolutions - A CNBC Special Report

Those pessimistic about the economy probably plan on maintaining their austere ways. After all, the recovery is subpar, stocks prices are basically flat and, well, many of us haven't had a raise in a while.

At the same time, some say stocks are undervalued and retailers of all kinds are offering good deals.

And if that doesn't make sense, perhaps paying down debt does.

So what, if anything, do you plan to change about your finances this year?

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Not a Scientific Survey. Results may not total 100% due to rounding.

Commodities

Currencies

Mutual Funds

  • NEW YORK— If bonds start to tumble, should I sell my bond mutual fund? It's a question investors are asking as expectations rise for a more volatile bond market. Inventories of investment-grade and high-yield bonds at Wall Street banks and other primary dealers are now just 20 percent of where they were in 2007, according to State Street Global Advisors.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 13- More than 60 alternative fund managers hold more than $16 billion of Puerto Rico debt as hedge funds and distressed debt investors dislodge traditional mutual funds in the island's debt market, according to a report by Fitch Ratings on Wednesday.

  • The Securities and Exchange Commission has launched a broad examination of alternative mutual funds, the Wall Street Journal reported.

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Stocks