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Jan. 16, 2021, 7:19 a.m. EST

These money and investing tips can help you give your portfolio free rein

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These money and investing stories, popular with MarketWatch readers over the past week, can help you keep an open mind about your financial portfolio, which invariably — as happens every year — will face changes and challenges sooner than later.

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