How Much Should I Pay For Investment Fees?

What is the average investment management fee?

The average fee for a professional financial advisor’s services is 1.02% of assets under management annually for an account of one million dollars (the industry average fee is 0.95% and decreases depending on the size of your account).

How much should I pay for a financial advisor?

It varies, but most fee-only financial planners will charge between $1,000 and $2,000 for a comprehensive financial plan. For ongoing advice, you could expect to pay a monthly retainer of a couple hundred dollars. That’s for financial planners.

Is it worth paying a financial advisor 1 %?

Financial advice typically costs 0.5 percent to 1 percent of your portfolio per year. So, yes, people want to know if they are getting what they pay for. Based on research, analysis, and testing, Vanguard has concluded that, yes, there is a quantifiable increase in return from working with a financial advisor.

What is a reasonable wrap fee?

Wrap fees can be expensive. They can range from around 0.75% to as high as 3%. And certain actions could incur other fees, such as if a broker for a wrap fee client were to purchase a mutual fund that charges an expense ratio.