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This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   A Financial Planner’s Guidance for Women on Planning for Retirement It is a fact that 90% of women will be single at some point during their retirement. According to the 2014–2015...

This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   Interest Rate Sensitivity and Bond Pricing How can it be that there are times when “safe” assets such as high-quality corporate bonds or U.S. Treasuries exhibit levels of price...

This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   Using Reverse Mortgages to Mitigate Periods of Poor Returns A home equity conversion mortgage (HECM) line of credit, aka a reverse mortgage, provides a tool that can be used to mitigate...

This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   How to Measure the Skills of Your Fund Manager Investors can take advantage of an observed characteristic that predicts higher fund performance. As long as the fund keeps its strategy...

This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   Due Diligence: 10 Steps to Avoiding Ponzi Schemes and Financial Fraud Financial fraud is an all-to-often occurrence and highlights the importance of asking the right questions and...

This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   Revising the MAGNET Screens The MAGNET system targets the fastest-growing companies that are still trading at a discount to their intrinsic value. Companies in this category are likely...

This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   Five Strategies for Withdrawing From Retirement Savings The 4% rule has long been the standard model for drawing down savings in retirement. It is not the only approach to retirement...

This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   Dividends Are Still Valuable Though certainly not as sizeable a contributor so far in the 21st century, over time, dividend income and its reinvestment has comprised a significant...

This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   The Portfolio Review: Why It Is Important and How to Do It Performing your own periodic portfolio review (quarterly or at least yearly) will help you understand whether you are on...

This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   Model Fund Portfolio: Two ETFs Replaced With Lower-Cost Equivalents Following James Cloonan’s quarterly review of the AAII Model Fund Portfolio, he replaced two ETFs. The new mid-cap...