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What Type of Return Should You Expect from Stock Market?

What Type of Return Should You Expect from Stock Market?

What’s the stock market going to give you if you invest today and hold for 40 years? If I had the answer to that, I would be a billionaire in the making. No one knows exactly, but there are a few ways to get a reasonable answer. At the end of the day, that’s all we should expect. A reasonable answer allows for good retirement planning because all we can do as savers is plan conservatively and let everything else fall into place. Continue Reading