It's never too early or late to start investing! Learn how to invest in stocks, bonds, mutual funds, index funds, real estate, and more. And find out how to analyze companies and stocks to see which are worth your investment dollars.
You need to invest your money. It simply doesn't make sense not to. Even if you only invest 5% of your money, it would still be worth it. This is your investing for beginners 101 guide, updated for 2019. We explain the basics of simple investing and aim to inspire the proper mindset you need to succeed.
Your portfolio reflects your long-term wealth building investment strategy – not the short term. It includes everything you own. Your retirement accounts, your investment accounts, even your home are types of investments.
Diversification is a way to describe owning multiple types of investment assets. Diversification is smart because you both protect yourself from failure and position yourself to take advantage of multiple robust methods for building wealth.