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3 Ways to Protect Your Retirement Money from a Market Downturn

June 8, 2017

From the Money website

Last week we got a reminder of just how volatile the stock market can be, when the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 370 points, or 1.8%, in a single day on political turmoil in Washington. The stock market has already recovered from that setback.

But at some point, though we don’t know when, this aging bull market will give way to a bear that, if history is any guide, could send stock prices tumbling as much as 50%, or even more.

Which is why you need to position your retirement portfolio not just so it can thrive if the market continues to climb, but so you’ll be comfortable sticking with the investments you own even when the market reverses course

With that goal in mind, here are three moves you should make now.

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