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Advantages of Low-Cost Mutual Funds

By Erik Folgate

Kirby On Finance writes a great article about the advantages of low-cost mutual funds versus high-cost funds.  It is always good to see the numbers sometimes.  Plus, this just furthers my belief that mutual funds are the BEST investment tool for the average joe investor.

Erik Folgate
Erik and his wife, Lindzee, live in Orlando, Florida with a baby boy on the way. Erik works as an account manager for a marketing company, and considers counseling friends, family and the readers of Money Crashers his personal ministry to others. Erik became passionate about personal finance and helping others make wise financial decisions after racking up over $20k in credit card and student loan debt within the first two years of college.

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    On balance theirs no advantage in buying a fund that has large fees over one that has low fees because on average both funds if similar will most likely have very similar investment results anyway’ so why pay more in management fees that will just lower your return.

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