Why investing during a downturn *really* matters

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If you start investing a bit out of every paycheck today, you’ll be in on some up days and some down days, and pay an average price over time. But if you’re not investing at all? You’ll be missing out entirely.

Just look at what happened in July: After months of volatility, the market had its best performing month this year. Don’t lose out on potential returns — start investing toward the sunny days ahead.* (Plus, it’s your last chance to use INVEST20 to get a $20 investing credit!)

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