The AIA Advocate Newsletter

From: The Research and Editorial Staff of
The Association for Investor Awareness, Inc.

The AIA “Advocate For Absolute Returns”, a publication of The Association for Investor Awareness, tracks market trends, industry news, the SEC, global trade and finance and Washington developments for you because they affect your investments. But who doesn’t? Many sources report these issues as abstract facts.

We feel that’s not enough…

The AIA Advocate’s job is to warn you of what’s important and how these developments translate to ground-level forces and threats that directly affect your wealth as well as your current investment opportunities. Not just information, but information you can use.

Thursday, July 21st, 2016 @ 3:20PM

How The US Stock Market Usually Decides Our Next President

Gary D. Halbert Between the Lines If Donald Trump is your man, your investment portfolio might have to take a hit in order for him to make it into the White House. On the other hand, if Hillary Clinton is your candidate, you could see your investment portfolio rise and…

Thursday, July 14th, 2016 @ 1:48PM

The Justice Ginsburg Vs. Donald Trump Dust-Up

Gary D. Halbert Between the Lines When was the last time you saw or heard a sitting Supreme Court Justice criticize a presidential  candidate, or any other politician for that matter? The answer is probably NEVER… that is until the last week or so. For as long as I have…

Thursday, July 7th, 2016 @ 3:35PM

Treasury Yields Hit Record Lows – Global Flight To Safety

Gary D. Halbert Between the Lines It is so, so tempting to write about Hillary Clinton’s latest news today that I can hardly stand it. We had Bill Clinton’s “chance” meeting with Attorney General Loretta Lynch at the Phoenix airport last Thursday. Then the FBI finally interviewed Hillary on the…

Friday, July 1st, 2016 @ 10:57AM

71% of Americans Believe the US Economy is “Rigged”

Gary D. Halbert Between the Lines Almost three-quarters (71%) of Americans believe the US economic system is “rigged in favor of certain groups” according to a new poll by Marketplace and Edison Research. The national survey conducted in May asked 1,022 participants about numerous aspects of their financial lives, ranging…

Thursday, June 16th, 2016 @ 2:55PM

Breaking News: More White Voters Than Previously Thought

Gary D. Halbert Between the Lines As reported last week in the NEW YORK TIMES, new analysis by Nate Cohn of The Upshot showed that millions more white, older, working-class voters went to the polls in 2012 than was previously found by exit polls on Election Day. This raises the…

Friday, June 3rd, 2016 @ 2:39PM

April Consumer Spending Was Up Most in Seven Years

  Gary D. Halbert Between the Lines How about some good economic news for a change? The Commerce Department reported on Tuesday morning that consumer spending in April rose by the most in almost seven years. Personal spending, which measures how much Americans paid for everything from raincoats to meals…