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Research indicates that using price-to-sales ratios may lead to better investment results than price-to-book-value ratios or price-earnings ratios.
The Role of Inflation-Indexed Annuities
These annuities provide a stream of payments that adjust for inflation in return for a single premium payment.
The Health Impact of Working in Retirement
Working between the ages of 50 to 75 is associated with lower overall health, but it may reduce body weight and improve memory.
Lifetime Investment Strategy
An explanation of what risk is, how it relates to return and guidelines for the long-term successful management of your stock portfolio.
Top AAII Articles
Two deletions, one addition and one reinvestment occurred in the Model Shadow Stock Portfolio. Performance numbers are updated.
Our annual tax and financial planning guide is designed to help you assess your current tax situation and plan for any changes that may improve your tax liability both this year and next.
By understanding the complexities and making smart claiming decisions, couples can add more to their lifetime benefits than singles can.
The total return of Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS) is influenced both by trailing inflation and expectations for future inflation.
The AAII Investor Sentiment Survey measures members who are bullish, bearish, and neutral for the next six months.
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AAII Model Portfolios
Throughout the year, AAII updates you on the holdings, performance and investment strategy behind our research portfolios.
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Sign Up to Receive Local Chapter Meeting Invites
AAII Local Chapters offer investment education to members in a "person to person" social setting located in your own community.Recent meetings have included:
"Nest-Egg Survival: Investing and Spending in Retirement"
Maria Crawford Scott, Former editor, AAII Journal "Today's Investment Outlook"
Sam Stovall, Chief investment strategist, S&P Equity Research Services
"The Importance of Tax Diversification: What You Need to Know"
Christine Fahlund, senior financial planner, T. Rowe Price, Inc.
Retirement Planning: Misconceptions About Life in Retirement
"Some people spend more time planning a two-week vacation than they do retirement planning."
Retirement is a passage from one lifestyle to another. One way to think of the term "retire" is by placing a hyphen between the 'e' and the 't' and creating a new term—re-tire: To put on new treads.
Those who take the voyage seriously and do the right kind of retirement planning usually have a smoother trip and more fun.
Discussions with seasoned retirees indicate that there are many myths and misconceptions about retirement. Often you will hear these myths stated as fact. Here are some of the most common ones.Read More »