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Subject:  Re: Talk me out of a Financial Advisor Date:  6/3/2013  8:53 PM
Author:  sykesix Number:  72406 of 78168

They could have put it into the Vanguard Index 500 fund and done better, I bet.

You'd win the bet. They undoubtedly would have been much better off. However, they wouldn't have known to do that. They needed someone to tell them to buy mutual funds. From their point of view their thinking was if you have a medical question, you consult a doctor. If you have a f