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Subject:  Re: Is a 70/30 split ok for 33 yr old - coffeeho Date:  1/16/2004  9:19 PM
Author:  CABob Number:  38599 of 76074

OK, I'll take the other side of the argument and suggest that a 30% bond exposure (or at least 20%) is fine for your age and is certainly reasonable. You MIGHT be missing out on some growth that a 100% stock portfolio would provide but you are also adding a lot of risk reduction.

Bob
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