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Subject: LISTEN UP!!! New & upcoming daytraders Date: 5/3/2000 11:58 PM
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In 1993, I became disabled in an industrial accident.
For 20 years prior to that, I paid premiums for
disability insurance (about $8000 over those 20 years).
My claim was initially disallowed. I fought with much
frustration and patience for over five years with the
insurance company and finally accepted a $100,000
settlement. That was in January 1999. By March 1999
My $100,000 was now worth $44,000. By the end of July
1999 I built my trading account back up to $100,000.
In early August, I fizzled to $20,000. My current
balance is $4,000. I'm still disabled; I'm still where
I was over five years ago; I've cheated my family of
the small amount of security I so heroically fought
for. AND I'M ONLY TELLING MY STORY SO NO ONE WILL
REPEAT IT IN ANY WAY, SHAPE, OR FORM. Color me broke
once again. By the way, if you're smarter than me, let
me at least tell you I graduated from college 4.0 in
mathematics and have had 15 years investing experience.
Please don't let your family down!
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