The .5% Difference

“But I can guarantee that an extra .5% return will make an enormous long-term difference.” –Paul A. Merriman


Most people don’t give a second thought to what an extra .5% return can do for the long-term results of their portfolios. To put it in perspective, that’s an extra $5 of earnings for each $1,000 in your portfolio. Easy to not get very excited over that. However, over the long-term that extra .5% turns out to be a pretty big deal.

Check out Merriman’s article where he puts in all in perspective. Do these simple things to turn your retirement savings into big money?