I’m sitting in Comfort-Plus on a long, completely full, and overbooked flight as all the passengers in my row are sharing squirts of hand sanitizer. Welcome to coronavirus travel. The possibility of widespread illness is frightening, but when the market hit an all-time high on February 19, 2020, and follows that with the worst decline since 2008 in just nine days, and then on March 2, 2020, posts the biggest one-day point gain in history, we can’t help but take notice. What should investors do to protect their 401(k) or IRA?

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