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Additional thoughts regarding COVID-19

Staying invested during volatility may pay off.

Imagine you invested $100,000 on January 1, 2008. But the markets went down. Your balance dropped to $64,388 in one year.1

Staying invested

The bottom line? Staying in the market could have meant 74% more after five years.2

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One day the market’s up. Then next day, it’s down. As an investor, you should expect some volatility and bumps in the road.

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1 Example for illustrative purposes. Based on S&P Index returns as of December 31, 2007 through December 31, 2008. 

2 Example for illustrative purposes. Returns related to a 2 percent interest-bearing CD. Market returns based on S&P index returns as of December 31, 2008 through December 31, 2013. Past performance does not guarantee future results.

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