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To Be Ready for a Bear Market, Start With a Portfolio Analysis

It isn't much fun worrying about a bear market when things are going so well.

Whether you're the type of investor who checks on your holdings every day or someone who glances at your account statements just once a month, it's hard not to get caught up in the euphoria of this record-setting bull market.

But somewhere in the back of your mind, you must know it can't last forever. No one can predict when a downturn will occur, but periods of rising prices

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