What Every Investor Should Know About Mutual Funds

by John Markese

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In mutual fund investing there are no immutable laws to guide us, as we have in physics. But then again, it's not professional wrestling either.

Some of what follows distills the collective experience of mutual fund investing; some of it has empirical evidence pointing its way. But most is simply common sense that investors often set aside or forget in the heat of making an investment decision.

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John Markese is the former president of AAII.


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