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Mutual funds are often criticized because they are managed to be more profitable to shareholders rather than unit holders. It is pleasantly surprising, therefore, to read Rob Carrick’s column on Francis Chou who is refunding almost all the management fees for a poorly performing fund.
Ellen Roseman wrote a blog post and column on why you should not buy insurance from your bank.