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Subject:  Re: Fine-Tuning your Retirement Asset Allocation Date:  8/2/2013  1:06 PM
Author:  ptheland Number:  72719 of 76384

It's not uncommon for financial advisors to provide apples vs. oranges comparisons to justify high fees.

I also couldn't tell with a quick look if the S&P 500 data they quote includes dividends. Those make a significant difference over time.

--Peter
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