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 » Share | Related Content The Business Cycle How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle? Asset Allocation Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance. Impact of Taxes and Inflation Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.