Confession Time: I Have Paid Too Much in Mutual Fund Fees

Our motto here at John & Jane Doe is “Getting it Together Financially in the Prime of Life.” As that implies, even in my forties I’m still learning money best practices, and I have screw ups I want to share so that other people can avoid my mistakes.

With that in mind, I have a confession to make:

I have paid way too much in mutual fund fees, all because I took way too long to jump on the index fund train.

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