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Money Magazine: Do the right thing AND make moneyupdated: Fri Dec 21 2007 16:35:00

Should you put your money where your heart is? Let's say you agree with Al Gore about global warming - or, on the other hand, you feel that the biggest threat to our society is the corrosion of traditional values.

Money Magazine: For 'do-good' funds, an ethical dilemmaupdated: Wed Mar 21 2007 10:40:00

Uneasy rests the head that wears a halo, it seems. Consider the recent struggles of socially responsible mutual funds, which usually seek out companies with progressive labor practices and product lines that don't pollute or kill.

Fortune: New rules for do-good fundsupdated: Thu Feb 01 2007 06:37:00

People who invest in socially responsible mutual funds have been paying for their principles. Such funds tend to avoid energy and mining companies - and those have been two of the market's hottest ...

Ethical investing still in infancyupdated: Fri Oct 06 2006 01:58:00

From the relatively small amount of money going into socially responsible investment (SRI) funds, it is clear that people do not always put their money where their mouth is.

CNNMoney: Five funds to ease your conscienceupdated: Mon Jul 03 2006 09:13:00

In a world full of vice and guilty pleasure, investors can rest assured that when it comes to their investments, at least there's one area in their lives where having a conscience can produce hefty returns.

CNNMoney: Investors bet on their faithupdated: Thu Mar 23 2006 08:29:00

Are investors losing their religion? No way. Just take a look at the number of dollars flowing into faith-based mutual funds.

Fortune: Are green funds true to their colors?updated: Mon Feb 07 2005 00:01:00

IMAGINE THAT YOU CARE DEEPLY about the environment and that you want your investments to reflect your values. You might turn to the Sierra Club Stock Fund, a two-year-old mutual fund that promises ...

FSB: Is It Finally Time To Invest Green? SO-CALLED SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE FUNDS USED TO MEAN A CLEAN CONSCIENCE BUT LACKLUSTER RETURNS.updated: Sun Jun 01 2003 00:01:00

Investing ethically is hardly a new concept--for thousands of years Jewish law has dictated that all business investment should support the entire community--but only in the past few decades has th...

FSB: Put A Halo On Your Portfolio Do-gooders can make money at socially responsible investing.updated: Mon Apr 01 2002 00:01:00

Back in the 1980s, real investors used to snigger at socially responsible investing (SRI). Who were those do-gooders kidding? Gunmakers, tobacco companies, and environment despoilers wouldn't miss ...

Fortune: WHY I INVEST WITH SINNERS SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS INVESTING IS A DUMB IDEA, YIELDING SUBPAR RETURNS AND SCREAupdated: Mon May 13 1996 00:01:00

People who once refused to soil their portfolios with General Electric, a known collaborator with the Defense Department, are now crowding into mutual funds that are not contaminated with GE, Exxon...

Money Magazine: You can be clean and green by investing in ecology, peace and social harmony and still... Finish Firstupdated: Sat Jun 01 1991 00:01:00

BY THE TENS OF THOUSANDS, AMERICANS ARE REFUSING TO COMPROMISE their social and political principles in the quest for investment profits. As a result, so- called socially responsible investing -- i...

Money Magazine: The 50 best clean and green investmentsupdated: Sat Jun 01 1991 00:01:00

To put together this list of ethical investments, we asked Franklin Research & Development, which publishes Investing for a Better World (monthly, $19.95 a year; 617-423-6655), to identify the 50 m...

Money Magazine: SMART MOVES updated: Sat Jun 01 1991 00:01:00

-- Don't be suckered out of your savings by a radio talk show host whose seemingly unbiased investment advice is a masked ad for his financial services. Warning signs: his tips are remarkably simil...

Money Magazine: THE NOT-SO-ANGELIC EARNINGS OF ETHICAL MUTUAL FUNDSupdated: Sun Jul 01 1990 00:01:00

Disciples of socially responsible investing have long contended that you don't have to settle for second-rate returns if you put your money in a so-called ethical mutual fund to keep your conscienc...

Money Magazine: A TRUE BELIEVER WHO DOES WELL BY SEEKING TO DO GOODupdated: Tue May 01 1990 00:01:00

To 17th-century Puritans, business success was a sign of God's grace -- tangible evidence that they were headed for heaven. For nearly 20 years, Anthony Brown, a taciturn fourth-generation New Engl...

Money Magazine: It's Not Easy Being Green One environmentally conscious family pays the price of living Earth Day every day.updated: Sun Apr 01 1990 00:01:00

''I'm not a nuts-and-berries kind of guy,'' observes John Baldwin, sounding more like a consummate consumer than a rabid environmentalist as he devours a vanilla ice cream cone at the local McDonal...

Money Magazine: Tanker from Hell Exxon's oil spill may usher in an age when companies -- and their shareholders -- will be penalized for a devilupdated: Thu Jun 01 1989 00:01:00

Outraged Alaskan citizens have made a T-shirt denouncing Exxon's TANKER FROM HELL a best-selling souvenir. And that's the least of it. In the weeks after the worst U.S. oil spill covered an area bi...

Money Magazine: PUT MONEY WHERE YOUR MORALS AREupdated: Fri Aug 01 1986 00:01:00

Ethical investing, chortled at by free-marketeers and efficient market maestros who argue it's like boxing with one hand tied behind your back, has turned out to be a real contender. Newsletters, p...

Fortune: The Footwear Follies, Eddie at the Bat, Ethical Moments at McDonald's, and Other Matters. Investing With Jesseupdated: Mon Apr 28 1986 00:01:00

Having thought deeply about the issue for, oh, four seconds, we have no trouble sensing the broad appeal of socially responsible investing. Spiritual redemption and capital appreciation -- friends,...

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