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Why Investors Are Pouring Billions Into Stock Index Funds

Unsurprisingly, more and more investors are pouring money into index funds, instead of actively managed funds.

There are mountains of evidence that passive index funds, over long periods of time, will always beat out actively managed funds or stock picking.

So, between the ease of just picking a single fund, low annual fund fees from companies like Vanguard & Fidelity – why bother with high cost, actively traded funds?  (Please – do convince me otherwise.  I’m always looking to learn and get feedback!)

Read on for more: http://www.thestreet.com/print/story/13006290.html