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Author: texandesi Three stars, 500 posts Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 5056  
Subject: May get there earlier Date: 12/3/2005 10:22 PM
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Hi All,

I was running my numbers on the investment portfolio today and calculated that it has given an IRR of 10%/yr for the last five years. This is incredible!. I had set myself a modest goal of 5% and have been very, very, very conservative in investments, investing in index funds and companies like Berkshire so that 10% is a nice surprose.

I may start adding to the investment pot a bit and take some risk to see if I can push up the numbers a bit. With any luck, I may be scot-free in about 25 more years.

- TD
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