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Subject: 401(k), IRA or Foolish Four? Date: 9/16/1997 2:59 PM
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I'm a new investor, and definitely want to invest in the Foolish Four. However, should I also invest in an IRA for it's tax benefits and/or should I contribute to my company's 401(k)?

Would it be advisable to invest in all three, or should I just concentrate on the Foolish Four?

If I do invest in a 401(k) and/or an IRA, can I invest use the 401(k) and IRA funds to invest in individual stocks (i.e. Foolish Four) or should I invest in mutual funds (although the "guide" advises against this).

Thanks,
Tom
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