placeholder wrote:gvsucavie03 wrote:In the example they have $200K more, but absolutely no guarantee...
Which is of course what I said in the very beginning but perhaps the exercise was useful to you in some fashion.
arcticpineapplecorp. wrote:Thanks for clarifying with the dates from the original graph, I wasn't exactly sure what time period that was covering.
SuperSaver wrote:Thanks to the wise BG community. I will take my hard earned salary and stick with index funds. I was tempted by the fantasy blue chip market by $0 trades on my Merrill Edge account. If anything, I will use a tiny allotment of play money to ride the wave.
cherijoh wrote:Why not keep the Spartan S&P 500 fund and just add some mid-cap and small cap to get your domestic exposure?