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Money Roundup: An Ill-Timed Retirement, Preparing for Risks You Can’t See, and More

Some of the best investing and personal finance articles from around the web. Retired and facing a stock market downturn? Here’s what you should — and shouldn’t — do (MarketWatch). The key is deciding what you will do,
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It’s Always Something

Ten days ago, when a U.S. drone strike killed an Iranian general, and days later, when the Iranians retaliated by firing missiles at military bases in Iraq where U.S. troops were housed, your investment portfolio probably
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Roundup: What to Ask Before Buying an Annuity, Handing Off Your Investing to a Pro, and More

It's Money Roundup time! Here's our collection of some of the best recent articles on investing, personal finance, and stewardship.
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News Events and Your Portfolio

Big political/geopolitical news events sometimes cause investors to get shaky nerves. But such events are rarely a good reason to change your portfolio.
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Now Available: Personal Portfolio Tracker & Fund Performance Rankings With Data Through 12-31-19

SMI's Personal Portfolio Tracker and monthly Fund Performance Rankings have been updated with performance data through Dec. 31, 2019. • The Portfolio Tracker: The Tracker can personalize SMI's fund rankings to your
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SMI’s Posting and Publishing Calendar for 2020

As this new year gets underway, we thought you might like an overview of our 2020 publication days/dates for both web and print.
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Money Roundup: Reasons for Caution, Rules to Invest By, and More

Some of the best investing and personal finance articles from around the web. A funny thing happened on the way to the stock market record (Bloomberg). Why one market watcher sees reasons for caution.   Investors
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DAA – New Recommendation for January 2020

There is one change to the DAA lineup for January. Read on for the full details. DAA is a core portfolio strategy that is designed to help SMI readers share in some of a bull market’s gains, while minimizing (or even
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Sector Rotation – January 2020 Update

There is no change to the official SR recommendation for January. Read on for the details. Sector Rotation is a high-risk/high-volatility strategy. While its peaks and valleys have been more extreme than SMI's other
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SMI’s Top 10 Articles of 2019

The end of December is a natural time to reflect on the year. One way we do that here at SMI is to review which of the many articles we wrote were shared the most. (At the beginning and end of each article you will see
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