Many investors are still shy from the drubbing they took in 2008 or feel that it's too late to get into the market now. That kind of scared thinking is going to cost them.
The 401(k) retirement accounts of many employees are going up in smoke due to excessive fees charged by their investment company. Unless this can be rectified through legislation, higher earners may end up paying for the shortfall later.
When it comes to our finances, few of us are nearly as diligent as we are with our physical health. Most of us don’t keep good records, make budgets or monitor our overall financial health.