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Subject:  long, long term investing Date:  12/29/1999  4:09 PM
Author:  rwt999 Number:  17062 of 86385

I'm only 20, so I won't be retiring for at least 45 years, but I know the power of compound interest. I'm thinking about starting a Roth IRA, but I have little time to watch individual stocks. What's the best way to invest $2000 that doesn't require my attention? I've thought about an S&P 500 index fund, but is there anything that will beat that?
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