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Financial Advice Suitability Standard Does Not Mean What You Think

If you wanted hiking footwear, you probably would be surprised if a salesperson at an outdoors store suggested flip-flops. You would expect someone knowledgeable about hiking to recommend sturdy boots or shoes more suitable for your needs. In the same way, if you consulted someone who sells financial products, you probably would expect them to […]

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How to Uncover Investment Fees

Before you put money into an investment, you need to know the fees that will affect your returns. Unfortunately, discovering those fees isn’t easy. Here are some suggestions to help you ask the right questions and get complete answers. 1. Be prepared. When you meet with an advisor or salesperson, take a list

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Fees Matter; Know Them Before You Invest

One of the most important factors affecting the success or failure of your investments is also one of the least visible: fees. When it comes to selecting managed financial investments like retirement plans, mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, annuities, and private real estate investment trusts, it’s essential to know how much you will be charged in […]

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