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Money Roundup: The ABCs of Your RMDs, Saving Your Retirement From a Market Crash, and More

Our latest picks for the best investing and personal finance articles from around the web.
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Bond Market “Regime Change”

In SMI's October cover article, The Role of SMI’s Dynamic Asset Allocation Strategy in Light of Current Market Dynamics, we revisited the concern that led to the research/creation of DAA:
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The Always-Learning Investor

One of my favorite comic strips was Calvin and Hobbes. As you may recall, Calvin was a young boy and Hobbes was his toy stuffed tiger. At least, that’s what Hobbes appeared to be to other people. To Calvin, Hobbes was very
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Money Roundup: Dissecting the Sell-Off, Looking at the Bright Side, and More

Here is our end-of-a-rocky-week collection of interesting reads on investing and personal finance. Enjoy!
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Context for an Ugly October

If you've been tuned into the market's ugly recent slide, it's probably hard to believe that just three weeks ago the market was setting new all-time highs. This downturn has been sudden and painful, but isn't particularly
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Now Available: Personal Portfolio Tracker and Fund Performance Rankings With Data Through 9-30-18

We've just updated SMI's Personal Portfolio Tracker and our monthly Fund Performance Rankings to reflect mutual-fund performance data through Sept. 30, 2018. The Portfolio Tracker is our most popular web tool. It
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It’s Complicated (in Some Cases): Finding a Suitable Money-Market Fund [UPDATED]

[This post has been updated with newly discovered information about low-cost MMF options at TD Ameritrade. See section below marked "UPDATE."] Upgrading 2.0, unveiled in our January issue, added a risk-management function
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Money Roundup: Ignore a Bear at Your Peril, Peak Analysis, and More

Our latest picks for the best investing and personal finance articles from around the web.
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3 Reasons SMI Is Banging the Bear Market Drum

SMI has increasingly emphasized caution as this year has progressed, with the latest examples being our October cover article on Dynamic Asset Allocation and Matt's Voices of Reason, Reasons for Caution post Monday. Seems
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Voices of Reason, Reasons for Caution

Every week, as we put together the Money Roundup, we scan the headlines from over 100 investment-related publications and we read countless articles that catch our attention. Reading so much about investing on such a
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