Part I: Mutual Funds: Sharing Risks and Rewards.
Chapter 1: Making More Money, Taking Less Risk.
Chapter 2: Mutual Funds: Pros and Cons.
Chapter 3: Funding Your Financial Plans.
Part II: Evaluating Alternatives to Funds.
Chapter 4: Selecting Your Own Stocks and Bonds.
Chapter 5: Exchange-Traded Funds and Other Fund Lookalikes.
Chapter 6: Hedge Funds and Other Managed Alternatives.
Part III: Separating the Best from the Rest.
Chapter 7: Finding the Best Funds.
Chapter 8: Using Fund Publications.
Chapter 9: Buying Funds from the Best Firms.
Part IV: Crafting Your Fund Portfolio.
Chapter 10: Perfecting a Fund Portfolio.
Chapter 11: Money Market Funds: Beating the Bank.
Chapter 12: Bond Funds: When Boring Is Best.
Chapter 13: Stock Funds: Meeting Your Longer Term Needs.
Chapter 14: Specialty Funds: One of a Kind.
Chapter 15: Working It Out: Sample Portfolios.
Chapter 16: Applications, Transfers, and Other Useful Forms.
Part V: Keeping Current and Informed.
Chapter 17: Evaluating Your Funds and Adjusting Your Portfolio.
Chapter 18: The Taxing Side of Mutual Funds.
Chapter 19: Common Fund Problems and How to Fix Them.
Chapter 20: Fund Ratings and Forecasters.
Chapter 21: Harnessing Your Computer's Power.
Part VI: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 22: Ten Common Fund-Investing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them.
Chapter 23: Ten Fund-Investing Fears to Conquer.
Chapter 24: Ten Tips for Hiring a Financial Adviser.
Appendix: Recommended Fund Companies and Discount Brokers.