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|Subject: Re: Strategy comparison S&P500 vs. IUL||Date: 4/3/2013 7:34 PM|
|Author: Dwdonhoff||Number: 71686 of 80512|
If you are "long" your home, and you buy homeowners insurance, you are placing a hedge.
Whaaat???? This makes no sense.
A Beginner's Guide To Hedging
The best way to understand hedging is to think of it as insurance. When people decide to hedge, they are insuring themselves against a negative event.
Yep... Investopedia... that's a pretty obscure & oddball reference source ;~)
How did a house and homeowners insurance get dragged into this thread, any