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Investing 101: Avoid Fees like the Plague

Investing 101: Avoid Fees like the Plague

Just recently I started to take an honest look at our investment portfolio. As anyone would expect from a couple who has only been investing for three years, it’s still very small. But, I figured it was time to evaluate where our money is housed, what type of return we are getting, and how much we are paying to put our money where it is. In doing so, I realized one important thing: we’re paying WAY TOO much for the type of funds that we are using. Continue Reading