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Just one note: this assumes you invest in mutual funds and not individual equities. DCAing with individual stocks for $333.33 at a time ($416.66 at a time in January) would be a killer with all the commissions on those small trades, even at only $10 per trade or less.

I am almost exclusively a mutual fund investor these days (individual stocks are only about 7% of my NW). -Lack of time and energy to find good companies -and even harder to find them at a price I'm willing to pay as fast as my savings come in. Other than dividend reinvestments I do not automate purchases of individual equities. I do a fundamental analysis and use a DCF model to determine the price I'm willing to pay... works well when I have the time to do it. -I'm sloppy on the selling though (should've sold C a few years ago and probably still should).

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