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Those of you who remember your 3rd grade arithmetic will recognize this as the "Commutative law of multiplication."

Yes. And it's a losing battle.

It's the same as the problem of trying to debate Dividend Growth Investing. It doesn't matter to them that the value of the stock goes down by the amount of the dividend. It FEELS like free money so they ignore your attempt to drag facts and math into the discussion.

The tax-free growth inside a Roth is what they focus on, and they ignore the mathematical fact that it's a higher growth applied to a smaller base and that the final result comes out the same.
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