Should I Pay Someone To Manage My Ira?

I'm retired and trying to decide whether I should pay an investment firm 1% to 1.5% of assets a year to manage my IRA or do it myself. One concern is that I have no investing experience. What do you think -- should I give it a try on my own?

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