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Your 401K Expense Ratio: The Invisible Fee That Is Costing You Thousands

According to a survey from TD Ameritrade: 37% of people don’t believe they pay any 401(k) fees, 22% didn’t know about fees, 14% don’t understand how to determine what fees they pay. Yet 95% of participants in 401(k) plans incur fees.

In this post, we’ll cover: What are expense ratios? How much are your expense ratios costing you? And how can you avoid paying high expense ratios while investing in your 401K?

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My 6 Month Blog Anniversary

Wow! It’s hard to believe that it’s been a full 6 months since I started my blog back in November 2020! There have definitely been some challenges, especially balancing a brand new blog with a full-time 9-5 job. But I persisted, and I’m sticking around to create more content to help you find your next Level Up!