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Subject:  Re: Community Question Date:  9/26/2013  7:49 AM
Author:  buzman Number:  73324 of 100126

Either your portfolio is worth millions (at least 4 or 5 million) or you are very young and can afford to lose when the market crashes.

I'm not very young and don't have 4 or 5 million. I can't afford to lose in a big market crash. Do you think it is unwise for me to hold bonds in funds such as Wellington and Wellesley Income?

Just wondering....

AM

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Not a bit for all the reasons you mentioned.

The need to take risk, capacity to take risk and risk tolerance are three different things.
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