How to invest for retirement with the right ETFs

A good ETF can help you plan for the future, and it’s easier than you might think to get started.

The ETF world has changed dramatically in the past few years, with many people increasingly looking to diversify their portfolios with index funds and other investments.

But while most ETFs provide exposure to a handful of broad-based asset classes, there are a number of specific ETFs that provide a much wider range of assets and performance metrics.

Here are the basics you need to know to understand ETFs and the performance they offer.