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My financial adviser told me my investments were ‘inflation-proof,’ but then my account fell 20% — and he ‘was never able to explain the accelerated loss of money.’ What’s the right move?

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My financial adviser told me my investments were ‘inflation-proof,’ but then my account fell 20% — and he ‘was never able to explain the accelerated loss of money.’ What’s the right move?

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