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Subject: Re: Portfolio Allocation for age 35 Date: 2/13/2007 1:14 PM
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Craig,

Your posts make me think you need to pay close attention to the wisdom of the Delta Force and Karen. I suspect you would protect yourself against your own hubris and end up with a better result by investing in something like Vanguard's Target 2050 or Star fund. An allocation like Karen's looks good but that requires discipline. For your own amusement, you could track an imaginary portfolio using Morningstar's software, but at 35 working at things that advance your career and enjoying life seem more rewarding than picking stocks and loosing long-term to a well diversified allocation of index funds.

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