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Hi, jrr7
You surprised me by replying to my post.

>>And with poor skills, you can shoot yourself in the foot much more easily in stocks than in CDs or bonds.<<
I hope you have done better than that.
>>How is one to know, in advance, whether one has good skills or poor skills?<<
Was it Ralph Waldo Emerson who said "Know thyself."?
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