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First lesson: have all money you need in five years in safe investments.


I cut back for a year or so on my spending. I called my FA, reminded him who I was,

You had to REMIND HIM WHO YOU WERE? (a good reason to do it yourself).

Most of that IRA success is due to what I learned here all those years ago.


And what did you learn?
Seriously, it might help the rest of us.


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