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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|
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