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I bought my house with cash from the proceeds from the sale of my last business so there was no mortgage on the property. This is all I have left of my liquidity and want to make the right decision for what to do with it. Can I get everyones opinion here as to how/what to do with the money? Are there any Financial Planners or Financial Advisors in this forum? I'd love to hear your two cents as well.

As this is all I have left after spending the millions before it, I really don't want to screw this up.

This is my plan:

(1) Take the proceeds from the sale of my home, lets say it was $1,000,000 and take 50% of it and take an aggressive investment approach of investing 75% in stocks and 25% in bonds/short-term assets. This would be my retirement account. I am 33 and plan to retire at 55. I'd probably also throw 10% of it in an Index Fund like the S&P 500.

(2) Take the other 50% and keep it liquid by putting it in a high-yield short-term asset account like a Money Market.

(3) Live off my income and pretend the money isn't there

Any advice? On top of it, I'm a new investor so I'm trying learn over night as I go since the money is already sitting in my account.
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