Investing should be easy – just buy low and sell high – but most of us have trouble following that simple advice. There are principles and strategies that may enable you to put together an investment portfolio that reflects your risk tolerance, time horizon, and goals. Understanding these principles and strategies can help you avoid some of the pitfalls that snare some investors.
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This article allows those who support LGBTQ+ interests to explore the possibilities of Socially Responsible Investing.
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This helpful infographic will define bull and bear markets, as well as give a historical overview.
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This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
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Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.