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Old 10-15-2007, 09:40 AM   #1
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Old 10-15-2007, 11:14 AM   #2
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Good for him. Score another one for knowing where your dollars go.
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Old 10-15-2007, 01:01 PM   #3
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Hope for those of us making peanuts!
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Old 10-15-2007, 03:50 PM   #4
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He would have more than 500K if he'd put his money in an index fund or target retirement fund.

Let's say he put away $165 per month for all 44 years. He'd only need a 6.5% rate of return to end up with $500,000.
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