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Subject:  Re: Lost Decade Recap Date:  12/16/2010  8:24 PM
Author:  fredinseoul Number:  4924 of 5088

I've been meaning to respond, but had to organize the data. Still don't have it all, but . . .

The decade wasn't lost for me at all. I went from being in debt and having a small bit of money in the 401K to owning two houses, the 401K is healthy, a cash position that bothers me, and stock funds/stocks outside of the 401K.

The cash position bothers me because I'd rather have it in something that will generate more than 1.8% return. OTOH, I have a fairly good safety net. That is worth something. I'm stil