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I get asked a lot about ways to get started investing in high school. That’s a tough question, because I’m a firm believer that you should start investing as early as possible. However, it’s really a bad decision for minors to own stocks. I think if you’re going to teach children how to invest, you […]
I want to help college students and young adults get started investing. It’s the biggest reason why I started this site, and wrote The College Student’s Guide to Investing. But I was recently asked a great question by a local college student – can you start investing if you make minimum wage? You see, a […]
A lot of people have written about the best investing books or the best books about money, but what about books for the beginning investor? I wanted to put together my list of favorite books to get started investing. These books are designed for the beginner, but still have a lot of solid topics that […]
There are two major competing philosophies when it comes to investing: do I invest in a lump sum, or do I invest in small chunks (i.e. dollar-cost averaging)? It also seems that almost every financial analyst has a different perspective when it comes to how to invest. Many recommend investing in small chunks and dollar […]