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LAWRENCE CARREL , as a senior writer, took over the weekly ETF and mutual fund columns at in 2007. Prior to that, he created's "ETF Focus" column, a weekly look at the ETF industry from the individual investor's point of view. Before joining SmartMoney in 1999, Carrel was a founding member of the Wall Street Journal Online, where he covered the stock market, edited breaking news, and was one of the writers of the "Cyber Investing" column. Carrel holds a bachelor's...See more