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Old 08-08-2017, 08:09 AM
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Originally Posted by disneysteve View Post

That said, if you look at the thread I posted last night showing our portfolio balance over 25 years, you'll see that even after the crash of 2008, our balance was back to pre-crash level by the end of 2009. I'm sure we were far better off than all of the folks who panicked and sold when things declined and sat in cash for a few years until they felt comfortable enough to reenter the market.
Ill have to find your thread. I wish I would have started keeping records when I first invested around 10 years ago. I didnt start to capture everything until we had a combined nw of over $450k. Certainly not the end of the world but its always interesting to look back and see the ups and dows.
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