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 AAII Journal Editor Charles Rotblut explains to Chuck Jaffe why JetBlue Airways Corp. (JBLU) is his “Buy of the Week” for June 14, 2018, on the MoneyLife Radio Program. MoneyLife is a daily personal finance show that sorts through the financial clutter to bring you the...

 The Right Type of Life Insurance for Your Estate Planning Needs Life insurance has been associated with estate planning for decades. Life insurance works for estate taxes because they are due when death occurs, the same trigger that pays life insurance death benefits. But...

 The goal of every generation should be to leave the world in better shape than they found it and to be better off than previous generations. That was the case for generations up until the Baby Boomers. Since then, uncertainty has crept into the equation. Ask today’s...

 Many people do not see an estate plan as necessary. Others recognize the need to plan, but have no idea whom to contact or how to begin. Estate planning encompasses much more than simply protecting one’s assets; it provides peace of mind that your assets will pass...

 The number of investments required to be adequately diversified depends on a few factors. For most individual investors, the number is not very high. It does depend on what is held in the portfolio and the dollar size of the portfolio overall. This week, I provide a few guidelines. Let’s...

 This week’s Sentiment Survey special question asked AAII members how the changes (actual and anticipated) to trade policies are impacting their expectations of how U.S. stocks will perform. Slightly more than two of out five respondents (41%) say the changes will hurt stocks...

 The percentage of individual investors expressing optimism about the short-term outlook for stocks is at a 15-week high. The latest AAII Sentiment Survey also shows a decline in neutral sentiment and a modest increase in pessimism. Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock...

 This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   Hagstrom’s Essential Buffett Stocks Given Warren Buffett’s success as an investor, it is no wonder that many try to mimic his investment philosophy. This has given rise...

 AAII Journal Editor Charles Rotblut explains to Chuck Jaffe why PIMCO Global StocksPLUS & Income Fund (PGP) is his “Sell of the Week” for June 5, 2018, on the MoneyLife Radio Program. MoneyLife is a daily personal finance show that sorts through the financial clutter...

 May’s Asset Allocation Survey special question asked AAII members how the change in interest rates has influenced how much they allocate to cash. Slightly more than three out of five respondents (63%) say higher interest rates are having little to no influence. Some of these...