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I am thinking about moving my money into a bond fund until
after the new year. My concern is that the market does not
typically deal well with change (ie new millenium). I expect that
people will begin to withdraw their money for safety reasons
and cause a general decline in the market if not a full crash.

Ask me or anyone in a year and we can tell you what to do.

My original position would be to do nothing. I am starting to change my mind for two reasons. Earnings of companies could be hurt do to problems with the conversion or legal costs. Everybody else may think there is a problem and sell. Either will drive price down. Then I could buy back in (if I had the nerve) at the low.

I think I will end up doing nothing or maybe trying to build up a little cash to add to my investments in 2000.

Remember, you will pay a capital gain tax if you sell and trying to time the market is hard. How do you deceide when to get back in?
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