The Tips and Lessons Learned shared in this article are based on interviews with stock market investors. Their experiences range from more than 30 years to under 10.
Some built their net worth to over one million dollars while others are in the process of building their retirement account.
They found success through various methods; For example, Jordan chose an index investing strategy while Liz finds that a subscription service works best for her. Tom, Nick, Ivan and Elias on the other hand, prefer to analyze individual stocks. There are also investors who chose to invest through a financial advisor, Ken and Micheline.
While they each had their preferred method, they shared these core beliefs:
Tips and Lessons Learned
Getting Through the Challenges:
In the following weeks I will post the individual investor stories to help you identify the investing method that may be best for you, if you don't already know.
By providing examples of what the choices look like in real life, my hope is that it will help you discover your best-fit strategy. It may jump out at you as you read the stories, if not, you may arrive at a decision through a process of elimination.
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Yvanne wrote a 2-part book series about investing for beginners. She is an investor with an entrepreneurial character and a creative spirit. In the context of her career, she was trained as an analyst, and later as a manager. Find out more here.