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3 decades later and the Nikkei has not recovered — Will the SP500 do the same?

3 decades later and the Nikkei has not recovered — Will the SP500 do the same?

Every time someone (myself included) says that the SP500 will probably average 8-9% because it’s been dong so historically, I cringe slightly. Sure, I believe it too, but that little voice in the back of my head says, “Olivia, what about the Nikkei?”. Please note that the below article is purely my opinion and by no means fact. I am not a financial advisor and I don’t know what will happen to the market. I could be completely wrong in…

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FI/RE for Non-US residents: Currency Hedged SP500 Funds

FI/RE for Non-US residents: Currency Hedged SP500 Funds

The other day I was on Reddit and someone had said his advisor told him there weren’t any ways to hedge against a USD ETF. This particular person’s home currency was the Euro, which is why I was so annoyed at the advisor.┬áThis was immediately a red flag, as most advisors should be aware of such a product, or at least be able to Google it and see an answer on the first page of their search. If you want…

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