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Right Now Is the Right Time to Prepare for the Next Bear Market

No one knows exactly when the next bear market will blow through the nation's nest eggs.

Jim Cramer, Jean Chatzky and Suze Orman won't show up in your town wearing matching windbreakers the way the Weather Channel team does when a storm is on the horizon. By the time you realize what's happening to your portfolio, it's unlikely you'll have a chance to get out or do much to protect your investments.

The best time

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