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Old 06-27-2013, 05:36 PM   #41
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I would stay the course.
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What would *you* buy if the market went down by, say 20%?

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Old 06-27-2013, 06:42 PM   #42
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Originally Posted by obgyn65 View Post
I would stay the course.
I would too, but probably for a different reason. I would think at 20%, I will let it drop a little more then buy. Then it would head back up and I would miss the dip. That is why I just DCA every month. I am already 0-2 on the past 2 years concerning my lump sum Roth contribution. The past few Januarys I had this great idea to wait for a small market pullback and then buy. Ya, that worked out real well. Had to throw in the towel around April 1st the past 2 years because I was running out of time to contribute and the pull back never came.

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Old 06-27-2013, 06:52 PM   #43
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I'd buy a Rickenbacker bass.


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