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I heard a good quote today.

"The Market is Not the Economy"

Which I think is True.
A lot of people get upset or scared when the market has wild gyrations. Fear and apprehension when the market has severe down days, and a smug happy glow when the market does well for several weeks.\
I don't think either is valid.
The market has recovered in the past 2 days, but I am still down some 10 grand. I have been waiting for one account to add another decimal place for about a year.I don't see that happening unless I buy an Amazon, Microsoft, or Facebook and wait 3 to 5 years.
So I am more inclined to look at current income, reduce living expenses and set back and watch what happens. Some day I might sell all and buy an annuity but I am not ready for that now. But I refuse to get upset about something I have no control of.
jC
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