Investing

January 03, 2020
How can I get started with low-risk investments?

How do I begin with low risk investments? For example CD’s, money market accounts, etc. Submitted by Deirel M. First of all, way to go! Investing is all about preparing for your future and the fact that you’re clear that you want low risk is an appropriate first step. Are you ready to start investing?…

December 01, 2019
When should I start investing?

You may have heard the Chinese proverb: the best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second-best time is now. The same is true with investing. If you think you’ll have time to get started later, you should see how that’s working out for older generations. The power of compound interest If…

October 05, 2018
Thinking about Investing? Investment-Savvy Checklist

A lot of Savers tell us they’re interested in investing. Maybe you’re starting to save regularly, and you’re wondering how your money can work for you instead of sitting passively in a bank account. What are your goals? Before jumping into investment strategies, start with this basic question: what is the point of investing to…

September 11, 2018
What stock can I invest in that will earn money with low risk?

“What stock can I invest in that will earn money with low risk?” Submitted by Fernando A. I’m glad you are thinking about investing while also considering the risk involved. Clearly you understand the relationship to risk and return (lo...

October 28, 2018
Investing 101: Stocks, Bonds, and More

One of the most common questions I get asked is about investing. How should I start investing? What investment options do you recommend? What is a low-risk investing option? Don’t worry, we’re going to get there. But first, let’s start with somethi...