Investing Money

Investing Money

by Helen Thompson

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Overview

Investing can be a great way to have your money work for you. By putting your money into smart investments, you can add to the amount you have without actually having to work for it. Learn all this and more in Investing.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781422296356
Publisher: Mason Crest
Publication date: 11/17/2014
Series: Junior Library of Money Series
Sold by: SIMON & SCHUSTER
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 64
File size: 17 MB
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Age Range: 12 - 15 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 6

What's an Investment? 8

Kinds of Investments 10

Different Ways to Invest 12

Where Should You Invest Your Money? 14

Risk 16

Diversify! 18

Savings Accounts 20

Understanding Interest 22

Compound Interest 24

The Power of 72 26

Certificates of Deposit 28

Money Market Accounts 30

U.S. Savings Bonds 32

Mutual Funds 34

Collectibles 36

What Is the Stock Market? 38

Investing in Stocks 40

Setting Aside Money for Investments: Step #1 Create Savings Goals 42

Setting Aside Money for Investments: Step #2 Save First, Not Last! 44

Setting Aside Money for Investments: Step #3 Cut Your Expenses 46

Setting Aside Money for Investments: Step#4 Be a Smart Shopper 48

How Does the Economy Affect You Investments 50

Where Should You Begin? 52

Get Started! 54

Here's What You Need to Remember 57

Words You Need to Know 58

Further Reading 60

Find Out More on the Internet 61

Index 62

Picture Credits 63

About the Author and Consultant 64

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