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Gotcha: Fund managers charging more … for earning you less.

May 29, 2013

Burton Malkiel – one of my thesis advisers at Princeton –  has long touted index funds since individual stock movements are are tough to predict and since index funds outperform most actively managed funds.

He details his case in todays’s WSJ editorial “You’re Paying Too Much for Investment Help”

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Here’s the essence of Malkiel’s argument …

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