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Subject:  Re: retirement annuities Date:  4/9/2000  10:35 PM
Author:  intercst Number:  21063 of 105397

peppermintpatty asks,

You said: "Many variable annuities offered under a 403(b) plan, alas, have high fees."

OK, I'll bite - "what do you consider to be high fees?"

Anything over the 0.17% expense ratio of the Vanguard S&P500 index fund plus the 0.35% mortality expense in a Vanguard annuity (Total = 0.52%) is too high in my opinion.

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