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DAA – October 2020 Update

There are no changes to the DAA lineup for October. Read on for the full details. DAA is a core portfolio strategy designed to help SMI readers share in some of a bull market’s gains, while minimizing (or even preventing)
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Sector Rotation – October 2020 Update

There is no change to the official SR recommendation for October. 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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Stock Upgrading – New Fund Recommendations for October 2020

We're recommending one fund change for October — in the Small/Value category.
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The Retirement Investing Challenge: Keeping Up With Inflation While Limiting Risk

A financially secure retirement doesn’t just happen. Careful planning and wise investing are crucial to making your retirement years golden. 
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Buying Commodities to Hedge Against Inflation Risk

Want more direct inflation protection than the standard SMI strategies provide? Taking a little out of stocks to put into commodities is an easy way to get it.
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Dynamic Asset Allocation Was Made for Years Like This

This year has provided long-term investors with a healthy reminder that “the race is not to the swift.”
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Past Their Prime? Tough Times Return for Money-Market Funds

Money-market funds are no longer attractive alternatives for your savings. And they're not likely to be good options again any time soon.
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Money Roundup: All the World’s Gold, Getting Back to the Good Old Days, and More

Autumn is here! And with it, here's our latest Roundup of interesting reads on investing and other financial matters. (We're posting a day early because we're rolling out the October issue of SMI tomorrow!) How much
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SMI on the Radio: A Disciplined Investor

Being humble, content, and patient aren't just good spiritual qualities. They are also crucial qualities of a disciplined investor. SMI executive editor Mark Biller talked about that with host Rob West yesterday on
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Talk with SMI's Mark Biller Today on MoneyWise Live

It's a wild Monday in the market! If you have questions about what's going on — or about anything related to investing in these unusual times — you can talk with SMI's executive editor Mark Biller this afternoon
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