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Weighing the Impact of Fees on Private Social Security Accounts

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Weighing the Impact of Fees on Private Social Security Accounts

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Weighing the Impact of Fees on Private Social Security Accounts

Weighing the Impact of Fees on Private Social Security Accounts

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One of the primary arguments for private accounts is that savings invested in a mix of stock and bonds normally yield solid returns. But critics fear that management fees on the accounts could erode those gains.

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