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Philosophy - $500k Portfolio Graph & Impact of Advisor and Investment Costs
The above graphs located on the webpages titled 'Philosophy' & 'Impact of Advisor and Investment Costs' are for educational purposes only to show the impact of fees on otherwise equal portfolio performance, and is not a guarantee of portfolio performance.
CFA expenses are calculated using our current fee schedule for our Clear Wealth Management (CWM) service plus 40bps representing the average cost of mutual fund holdings and transaction fees. Other investment services provided by CFA may result in a different investment outcome of either a higher or lower ending portfolio. 'Average Advisor' expenses are calculated using the 2011 Pricematrix study average financial advisor costs plus 40bps representing the average cost of mutual fund holdings and transaction fees. 'High-cost Advisor' expenses are calculated using a 3% cost representing financial advisor fees, the average cost of mutual fund holdings, and transaction fees.
Calculations assume a 9% annually compounded rate of return less applicable fee amounts. A portfolio may incur additional expenses that would materially impact the results shown on the graph.