How to spot the hidden fees and issues that erode its value. The original version of this article was published on

When looking at your portfolio, there are a few key red flags to look out for. Any of these red flags could mean that you may be with an advisor or firm that has major conflicts of interest and incentives to sell you potentially pricey products that may underperform due to high fees.

Below outlined are 3 red flags that are easiest to spot once you know what to look for.