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Investing 101 - Ready to Invest? 12 Steps to Start Investing

edited June 12 in The Bullpen

Ready to Invest? 12 Steps to Start Investing

Investing can be complicated and difficult -- or relatively quick and easy. Here are the steps to start building long-term wealth in the stock market.

Good basic re-learn (reviews)

Get ready to invest
Know what to expect
Have a plan
Open a brokerage account
Make it simple -- with index funds -- or aim higher
Consider dividends
Really understand any individual stocks you buy
Keep your commission costs in check
Don't over- or under-diversify
Avoid common blunders
Assess your holdings -- and yourself -- regularly
Keep learning
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