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The Surprising Truth About Volatility



True or false? It doesn’t matter how much an investment goes up or down in value, as long as the average return over time is good. If you chose “true,” you’re wrong. But you’re not alone. Many investors don’t realize the impact volatility can have on returns over time.

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How to Fight the Money Thief (a.k.a. Inflation)



Forget the Joneses. When it comes to saving for retirement, what investors really need is to keep up with inflation. Because bit by bit, year by year, inflation steals away our purchasing power.

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