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Investing during a bear market

If you’re investing during a bear market or a volatile period, it can feel a little scary. You don’t know whether things will continue to drop, or how soon trends might turn around. In this video, NerdWallet's Andy Rosen explains dollar-cost averaging – one smart strategy you could consider if you decide to invest during a bear market.

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