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It’s Not Easy to Accumulate $1 Million in an IRA
Saving $1 million for retirement requires both discipline and an aggressive investment strategy, says the Government Accountability Office.
New Rules for Rolling Over Aftertax 401(k) Contributions
The Internal Revenue Service issued new proposed rules governing the distribution of aftertax contributions from employer retirement plans.
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The stocks investors buy, on average, underperform the ones they sell due to behavioral errors, such as overconfidence.
Successful investors seek out undervalued stocks, and often ones that have negative sentiment, reflect special situations or are covered by few analysts.
Longevity annuities provide a guaranteed source of income starting at a future date. One type, QLACs, can now be held in 401(k) plans.
Notes for the Model Shadow Stock Portfolio and performance figures for both portfolios are now updated.
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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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 »