Money: Mutual Fund Investing Basics

Mutual funds are a great way for beginners to get started investing.  A group of people pool their money together and hire a portfolio manager to manage their investments.  The money is often invested in a variety of tools, such as money markets, stocks, and bonds

Learn the Basics

The first thing you need to decide is the purpose of investing.  Are you planning to invest for retirement or to accumulate money for financial security?  What time line are you looking?  These answers will help you determine how you will invest your money.

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