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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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Encouraging News About Generosity

In April, I wrote about growing concerns that the financial fallout from COVID-19 (shutdowns, layoffs, market decline) could seriously disrupt church giving. I noted that while the months ahead might lead to financial
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Money Roundup: The Fed May Have Hit Its Limit, The Strange Math of Investing, and More

Some of the best investing and personal finance articles from around the web. The recession is testing the limits and shortfalls of the Federal Reserve’s toolkit (Washington Post). The Fed is trying to assure that the
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Quick Takes on Everything

Okay, maybe not everything. But I always enjoy when an author I like takes a "Lightning Round" type of approach — giving their short take on a number of different topics. Sometimes it'll be a mailbag of reader questions,
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Managing Your Longevity Opportunity

Fear is at the center of a cottage industry known as, “You’re not saving enough for retirement.” Research studies, books, magazine articles, blog posts (yes, we’ve written our share) regularly remind people of the
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Money Roundup: Stimulus Impasse, What to Do if You Don’t Have a 401(k), and More

Once a week, we bring you a Roundup of recent articles on investing, personal finance, and other money-related matters. We hope you find them informative and helpful!
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Pop?

Over the last three trading days (Thursday, Friday, Tuesday), the tech-driven Nasdaq stock index had its most dramatic selloff since March. I believe I saw somewhere that it was the fastest plunge from an all-time high to
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Now Available: Personal Portfolio Tracker & Fund Performance Rankings With Data Through 8-31-20

We've updated SMI's Personal Portfolio Tracker and monthly Fund Performance Rankings with performance data through Aug. 31, 2020. • The Portfolio Tracker: Using the online Tracker, you can personalize SMI's fund rankings,
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