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|Subject: Re: Is a 70/30 split ok for 33 yr old - coffeeho||Date: 1/17/2004 9:26 AM|
|Author: buzman||Number: 38605 of 77872|
Ben Graham, Warren Buffett's mentor, insisted on a minimum of 25% in bonds even for the most agressive investor.
Graham would also find a twenty year frame much too short.
In lieu of bonds, REITS or iShares (DVY) may be suitable but at the end of the day I defer to Mr. Graham.
Not intended to be investment advice. Consult with a professional.
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