5 Smart Investing Strategies The slideshow presentation that you would like to view is too large for your current screen resolution. Click here to view to view the slideshow at full resolution. Launch Presentation » Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Message Thank you! Oops! Related Content Variable Universal Life Insurance Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested. Asset Allocation Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance. Inflation and Your Portfolio Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.