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Author: joelcorley Big gold star, 5000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 25249  
Subject: Re: 401K help! Date: 1/11/2013 5:15 PM
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bmillz,

You wrote, Since the company gives you the match regardless of where you invest your contributions, you shouldn't let the fact that they are buying the stock influence where you place your contributions.

This isn't quite true. You should avoid developing a concentration in your investment portfolio that involves the sector your employer is in. For instance if you work for a bank and let this stock accumulate, you could become heavily over-weight in financials.

- Joel
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