New Retirement: Pros and Cons of Going "All In" With ETFs

Nearly $29 billion dollars has flowed into exchange traded funds this month, with emerging markets, junk bonds, and gold ETFs clear stand outs, according to Index Universe.

New Retirement: Invest in ETFs?
New Retirement: Invest in ETFs?   

ETF inflows seem to be keeping with a trend that was set last year. In 2011, inflows into ETFs were nearly double that of money going into mutual funds.

Assets in exchange traded funds now top over $1 trillion — at or near an all-time record.

As ETFs are increasingly playing a bigger role in the average American's portfolio, how should they play in your retirement?

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