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Subject:  Re: Talk me out of a Financial Advisor Date:  6/4/2013  8:40 PM
Author:  rainphakir Number:  72436 of 78166

Hi Murray
you asked for 'experiences' with FAs

My experience is the common experience that many here tell you to RUN from.

In the 1980's, I was financially illiterate, and put a traditional IRA and rolled-over 403b's into the hands of an FA.

Meanwhile, knowing that I was illiterate... I found the TMF in the mid 1990's ... and Intercst's Retire Early Homepage, and over time, became much more financially literate.

after learning a LOT... and investing some of my own monies in a cash account, and AFTER the run