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The Case Against Mutual Funds Part 6

At Least We’re Not in Last Place Anymore. Great News! Canada no longer ranks dead last in the international ranking of how much mutual-fund investors pay in fees. According to global rankings released recently by Morningstar Canada is now only “below average. Both Italy and Taiwan fell below Canada in the latest rankings as countries that pay higher investment fees than Canada. In spite of this “improvement”, the report shows that Canadians pay a median of

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Yes! You Can Buy the Entire Stock Market

Today, it’s extremely easy to invest in products called “index funds” that accurately track the S&P 500 (or many other market indices). The best news of all is that most index funds are extremely efficient and costs very little to own.

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