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<<What is your biggest investment mistake?>>

Actually several--

1. Using a financial advisor at my bank for my first investment into the market.
2. Allowing said advisor to put me into backend loaded funds with very high management fees.
3. Allowing said advisor to put me into the wrong funds for my age and proper investment strategy.
4. Locking my investments in so that I could not change without taking a big penalty hit for selling.

These are just some, not all, but you get the point I'm sure. All this occured before I ever heard of TMF. Thank goodness for the people on these boards who share so freely of their knowledge.

After 3 years I'm beginning to gradually re-do my portfolio to a more "Foolish" allocation.

I wish everyone could read these boards for at least 6 months before beginning investing. I promise it would make a BIG difference.

Sam


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