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How 1% Expense Ratio Kills Your Investment Returns

How 1% Expense Ratio Kills Your Investment Returns 1

What is an expense ratio? It is a fee that a mutual fund or ETF subtracts from your total investment each year for their service. Can that small fee have such a big impact on long-term investment performance? Is it better to invest in low cost index funds? The answer is a resounding YES because … Read moreHow 1% Expense Ratio Kills Your Investment Returns

What are Mutual Fund Expense Ratio and Fees?

A mutual fund represents money contributed by multiple investors.  That money is managed by an individual, or more likely, a whole slew of individuals.  Not surprisingly, those folks who help manage and oversee your money do not do it on a volunteer basis.  They get paid.  Do you want to guess who pays them?  You … Read moreWhat are Mutual Fund Expense Ratio and Fees?