A Lazy Blog … Learning How to Invest by Yourself the Easy Way

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Contributed by: Warriortan

 

Rather than bore you with a long essay, I thought of sharing a few videos that you may find useful in gaining more knowledge around personal financial investments and kick start your path towards financial freedom.

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I hope you will find this a refreshing change.  Sit back, have fun and enjoy the journey.

1.Fundamentals of Investment 101

Fundamental analysis is the examination of a company’s financial standings. See how you can use it to determine the best possible investments.

2. The Most Powerful Law of Investment: Compounding Interest

Discover the power of compounding – a simple reinvesting concept that plays on interest and time

3. Six Investing Myths

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To dispel six common investing myths, and most importantly, learn how to improve your investing.

4. Making your personal investing plan

how to build a personal investing plan and details the steps to take to achieve your financial freedom

5. Investing in Stocks

Basics of stocks—from learning what they are and how to evaluate them, to identifying when to buy and sell them

6. Investing in Bonds

lost-savings-bonds-1Basics of bonds, such as what they are, the three bond types, how you can invest in them, and how they might play a part in your portfolio

7. Investing in Mutual Funds (or Unit Trusts)

Mutual funds have been an investing staple for many investors because of the diversification they provide

8. Investing in ETFs

shutterstock_142578601Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have grown in popularity among investors over the past decades. This video will help you understand the risks and potential rewards of investing in this alternative asset class.

9. Investing in Reits

This video provides insight into what REITs are and how they work. REITs are required to distribute at least 90 percent of taxable income annually to shareholders as taxable dividends. In other words, a REIT cannot retain its earnings. Over time, REITs and the rules and regulations that govern them have evolved to meet the changing needs of the real estate industry and the broader economy.

cropped-img_0728.jpgBut throughout that process, REITs have remained true to the mission laid out by Congress in 1960: to make the benefits of income-producing real estate accessible to anyone and everyone. And that’s still how they work today.

10. Investing in Forex

Travel around the world to learn about currencies and decide if you want to expand your investing to the Forex market.

Hope you will find this series of videos useful in starting your journey in investment and route to financial freedom.

Good Luck and all the best.

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