How to Invest Around the Fed Taper

How to Invest Around the Fed Taper

Common sentiment is that when the Fed tapers its bond-buying program, interest rates will skyrocket and stocks will plummet. However, what will actually happen is a much harder thing to predict and doing so may lead investors to do silly things. In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is, financial-sector analysts Matt Koppenheffer and David Hanson take a Foolish question about the Fed's future decisions and tell viewers what they should do (or not do) differently.

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