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If you loose the lottery you end up with a piece of reciept paper, but if you buy a stock you have it for as long as you want.

The market always goes up. Even if right after this comment, if the sp500 tumbles and we enter a recession, your share of vix doesn’t go anywhere. Youd just wait for the market to recover and hit the price you bought it for.

However, day trading isn’t really viable unless you have a lot of money to take advantage of every dip and hill and get around day trading restrictions.

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