Module 2 explores the basics of investing and builds on the principles that were covered in Module 1. Together, the two modules provide the beginning investor with what they need to know to make their first investment.
The "Magic" of Compounding
Understanding the power of compounding is the most important concept in investing. When it comes to saving, investing and the power of compounding, starting earlier is better——a lot better.
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How to Start Investing
Learn how to start saving and investing how you can put aside a set percentage, hopefully at least 10% of what you earn.
How much money do you need to start investing?
What is the value of diversification?
How does the risk-return relationship affect investment gains?
How do you calculate return on assets?
How do you calculate ROI?
How to Invest during a Recession
How to Invest in Stocks & Bonds
How to Invest in the S&P 500 Index