The Cycle of Investing Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls. Share | Related Content What You Should Do About Insurance Following a Divorce In the face of divorce, making changes to insurance coverage may be overlooked. The Value of Insuring Against Life’s Risks Building wealth requires protection from the forces of wealth destruction. Is a Variable Annuity Right for Me? Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right.