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Subject:  Re: Talk me out of a Financial Advisor Date:  6/4/2013  5:06 PM
Author:  AngelMay Number:  72430 of 78168

1. Any kind of illiquid investments: DO NOT BUY. period. A family financial adviser is getting fired soon because of this. I got convinced by him, put some money in and guess what.....the seller is a crook, grabbed the cash and took off. Mutual funds, stocks, bonds, cash, all are fine.....but don't get sucked into some off the wall limited partnership.

This means Thomas Kinkade "paintings" are not an investment. The house you are living in is not an investment. Diamonds are not an investment.

3. Yeah, Ameriprise fees are high. Ergo, don't trade every time he suggests. It does take a bite out of returns.

This means... make it clear to