House Blend wrote:That loss is now permanently gone (since the replacement shares are in an IRA), so instead of claiming a loss of $5000 on your 2015 Schedule D, you will claim only $4987.
Runalong wrote: Since we don't have tide tables for stocks, it's still a risky business, but the closest thing we have to a sure bet in stocks is "reversion to the mean".
abuss368 wrote:Sector funds are not needed. In fact, Jack Bogle has stated an investor could never own a sector fund and be just fine.
tc101 wrote:You can survive on social security.