My standard response to investing questions is to tell people to consider a Vanguard balanced fund…
Mateo R
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Mateo,

Thank you for reading. I agree with the Vanguard balance/index fund idea.

As for your second question, the “investment gains” you see include price returns and reinvested dividends. I did not break out each of these components individually.

Lastly, what I show is just 1 random simulation to illustrate the main point. Other simulations may show differing results.

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