—You have to put your money at risk in order to make a decent return.
—Your broker only makes money when you do.
—Maintaining a stock portfolio is very inexpensive.
Not true to all three, she said.
“The more you believe the myths, the more of a struggle your retirement will be,” said Miller, author of the book “PREtirement Planning Essential.”
The truth, according to her:
—“You can make money with safer investments.”
—“They actually make their money by managing your money.”
—“Hidden fees may be slowly draining your account.” —Gazette staff