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Target date funds (TDFs) were first introduced in the early 1990s by Barclays Global Investors (BGI) and were originally used for college savings plans. The target date, for example the 2020 fund, is an event date. In the case of college savings plans, it’s the year that a student intends to enroll in a college.  Read More

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