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Investing All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition

Published 04-18-2022

Featuring guidance from renowned finance expert Eric Tyson and content from other top-selling For Dummies investment titles, Investing All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition offers the time-tested guidance you need to turn those hard-earned dollars into a successful and diversified portfolio. The book covers everything from stocks, bonds, mutual funds, real estate, and the latest in online investing.

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Investing in Shares For Dummies, 3rd UK Edition

Published 12-06-2021

Investing in Shares For Dummies, 3rd Edition gives you the sound advice and proven tactics you need to play the markets and watch your profits grow. This updated edition includes new information on the rise of online dealing platforms and information sources, the rise of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), the importance of listed investment trusts, and much more.

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Investing in Your 20s & 30s For Dummies

Published 06-09-2021

<p><b>Take advantage of the decades ahead and invest in your financial future today&nbsp;</b></p> <p>You may be at the stage of your life where you&rsquo;re&nbsp;still&nbsp;watching every penny, but&nbsp;you know&nbsp;the earlier you invest, the more time your money&nbsp;has to&nbsp;work for you.&nbsp;<i>Investing in Your 20s and 30s For Dummies</i>&nbsp;provides novice investors with time-tested advice, along with strategies that reflect today&rsquo;s market conditions. You&rsquo;ll get&nbsp;no-nonsense&nbsp;guidance&nbsp;on how to invest in stocks, bonds, funds, and even real estate&mdash;complete with definitions of all the must-know lingo. You&rsquo;ll also learn about the latest investment&nbsp;trends,&nbsp;including using&nbsp;robo-advisors to manage your portfolio, relying on apps to make&nbsp;fast&nbsp;trades, and&nbsp;putting your hard-earned cash in digital currencies.&nbsp;Armed with the knowledge and strategies in this book, you can&nbsp;invest wisely, monitor your progress, and&nbsp;avoid&nbsp;risking too much.&nbsp;Today&rsquo;s investing landscape is changing&nbsp;at record speed, and this book helps you keep up.&nbsp;Find information on&nbsp;the latest tax laws,&nbsp;financial&nbsp;lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic,&nbsp;and popular funds&nbsp;for the 2020s.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li>Learn the investment basics&nbsp;you need to get started&nbsp;</li> <li>Discover new tools and technologies that make it easier than ever to participate in the market&nbsp;</li> <li>Build a diverse portfolio that reflects your values, financial goals, and risk tolerance&nbsp;</li> <li>Feel more confident as you fund an investment account, choose equities or funds, and&nbsp;plan for the future&nbsp;</li> <li>Make an impact with your money by selecting socially responsible investments&nbsp;</li> <li>Figure out how much&nbsp;money&nbsp;to invest&nbsp;in employer-sponsored accounts&nbsp;or other&nbsp;retirement plans&nbsp;</li> </ul> <p>If you&rsquo;re a little unsure about stepping into the world of investing,&nbsp;<i>Investing in Your 20s and 30s For Dummies</i>&nbsp;gives you the confidence you need to establish a smart investment strategy.&nbsp;Grab your copy today.&nbsp;</p>

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ESG Investing For Dummies

Published 04-06-2021

<p><b>Your guide to investing for a&nbsp;more sustainable&nbsp;world&nbsp;</b></p> <p>Investing&nbsp;in one&rsquo;s own future&nbsp;has always been a&nbsp;good&nbsp;financial move. But what if you want to&nbsp;ensure that the companies you&nbsp;have a financial interest&nbsp;in are&nbsp;also&nbsp;helping&nbsp;to&nbsp;improve the&nbsp;present and&nbsp;future of all of us&mdash;and&nbsp;of the planet?&nbsp;More than ever before,&nbsp;sustainable&nbsp;investors want to be confident that a company&rsquo;s&nbsp;Environmental (net zero emissions target), Social (response to&nbsp;the&nbsp;Covid-19&nbsp;pandemic), and Governance&nbsp;(no repeats of Enron and WorldCom)&nbsp;policies&nbsp;and actions are positively impacting&nbsp;the global outlook&mdash;and to identify ways&nbsp;that&nbsp;their dollar&nbsp;can&nbsp;incentivize business leaders to do even better.&nbsp;The&nbsp;worldwide&nbsp;rise of&nbsp;an&nbsp;Environmental, Socially Responsible, and Governance&nbsp;(ESG)&nbsp;approach to&nbsp;investing shows you&rsquo;re not alone,&nbsp;and&nbsp;the&nbsp;$30+ trillion&mdash;and growing&mdash;committed in this&nbsp;way&nbsp;says it&rsquo;s&nbsp;already&nbsp;become a&nbsp;transformative global movement.&nbsp;ESG&nbsp;provides&nbsp;a framework for evaluating companies&nbsp;that,&nbsp;unlike&nbsp;unrelated&nbsp;investment strategies,&nbsp;informs and guides&nbsp;sustainable investment.&nbsp;</p> <p>Even if&nbsp;you&rsquo;re a novice investor,&nbsp;<i>ESG For Dummies</i>&nbsp;will allow you to hit&nbsp;this new&nbsp;investing landscape running, providing you with&nbsp;measurable ways to factor&nbsp;ESG&nbsp;into&nbsp;company performance,&nbsp;see&nbsp;how&nbsp;these are&nbsp;reflected in your investment&nbsp;return, and&nbsp;show&nbsp;how you can monitor&nbsp;companies&nbsp;to&nbsp;ensure&nbsp;your&nbsp;money&nbsp;is being put to ethical use. You&rsquo;ll also become familiar with&nbsp;the&nbsp;big&nbsp;names&nbsp;to&nbsp;follow&nbsp;in the ESG world, how they&rsquo;re already effecting&nbsp;positive change, and how you can help.&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li>Identify&nbsp;the&nbsp;drivers&nbsp;for&nbsp;each category of ESG&nbsp;</li> <li>Define and measure&nbsp;material&nbsp;ESG&nbsp;factors for&nbsp;investing success&nbsp;</li> <li>Understand principles for building a diversified&nbsp;sustainable&nbsp;portfolio&nbsp;</li> <li>Recognize&nbsp;material ESG factors effect on company performance&nbsp;</li> </ul> <p>ESG&nbsp;investing&nbsp;introduces&nbsp;powerful tools&nbsp;to do real and lasting good: this book shows you how to&nbsp;use them to help&nbsp;make&nbsp;everyone&rsquo;s&nbsp;future,&nbsp;including&nbsp;your own,&nbsp;much&nbsp;more secure.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>

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Investing For Canadians All-in-One For Dummies

Published 12-03-2020

<p><b>The all-encompassing guide to getting smart about the market</b></p> <p>While investing is one of the smartest ways to become financially worry-free, making the decisions that get you there can be intimidating and overwhelming. Today's investors have a huge array of options open to them and sorting the wheat from the chaff&mdash;and the get-rich-quick Ponzi schemes from the real deal&mdash;is an exhausting process. <i>Investing For Canadians All-in-One For Dummies</i> takes the fear out of the complexity by providing you with a clear and honest overview of Canada's unique investing landscape&mdash;and shows you how to make it work for you.</p> <p>Bringing together essential and jargon-free information from <i>Investing For Canadians For Dummies</i>, <i>Stock Investing For Canadians For Dummies</i>, <i>Mutual Funds For Canadians For Dummies</i>, <i>Real Estate Investing For Canadians For Dummies</i>, <i>Day Trading For Canadians For Dummies</i>, <i>Cryptocurrency Investing For Dummies</i>, and <i>Investing in Silver &amp; Gold For Dummies</i> together in one convenient place, this rich resource is an arsenal of techniques and advice for guaranteeing you a secure and prosperous future.</p> <ul> <li>Develop and manage a portfolio</li> <li>Find investments that suit your income</li> <li>Get the latest information on tax laws</li> <li>Follow time-tested strategies</li> <li>Invest in gold, silver, and other precious metals</li> </ul>

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Investing For Dummies

Published 11-24-2020

<b>The best-selling investing guide offers new information, new insights, and new perspectives</b> <p>There's nothing better than having your money make more money&mdash;and getting to that place isn't as complicated as you've been led to believe. With some common sense, careful planning, and the right advice, you too can watch your money accumulate like it's growing on trees. <p>In the Ninth Edition of <i>Investing for Dummies,</i> best-selling author and nationally renowned personal finance expert Eric Tyson shows you how to make your money work for you with rock-solid advice that's stood the test of time. Steering clear of flashy get-rich-quick schemes, Tyson offers a slow-and-steady approach that can work for everyone from young professionals just starting their careers to baby boomers who want to bulk up their nest eggs just before retirement. <p>In the book, you will: <ul> <li>Get started with investing by exploring your investment choices, weighing risk vs. return, and get your financial house in order</li> <li>Discover the parts that stocks, bonds, real estate, and small business can play in your portfolio</li> <li>Learn to choose the right periodicals, radio, tv, and web resources that keep you informed and help you avoid the hype</li> </ul> <p>With updated coverage of new developments like the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and their impact on investments, along with the growing trend amongst brokers toward zero- and low-fee stock trades, the Ninth Edition of <i>Investing For Dummies</i> is the latest can't-miss guide to investing your money like a boss.

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Online Investing For Dummies

Published 08-27-2019

<p><b>Build a winning portfolio&mdash;and reduce your risk&mdash;with this bestselling guide</b></p> <p>Online investing has never been easier&mdash;or more potentially confusing. Now that every broker or finance site has its own app, data, or approach, it can be all too easy to be misled and make a bad decision. <i>Online Investing for Dummies </i>helps you reduce risk and separate the gimmicks from the gold, pointing investors of all experience levels to the pro-tips, calculators, databases, useful sites, and peer communities that will lead to success.&nbsp;</p> <p>Updated to include information on mobile trading and the influence of social media on the markets, the book also covers the basics&mdash;showing you how to figure out how much to invest, find data online, and pick an online broker. It then progresses through to more advanced topics, such as calculating returns, selecting mutual funds, buying bonds, options, commodities, and IPOs, taking you and your money wherever you want to go in the global market.</p> <ul> <li>Set expectations and assess your risk</li> <li>Analyze stocks and financial statements</li> <li>Assemble the suite of tools to calculate your performance</li> <li>Get tips on choosing the right online broker and on protecting your information online&nbsp;</li> </ul> <p>It&rsquo;s time to get a pro strategy, and <i>Online Investing for Dummies </i>has all the inside information you need to build up that winning portfolio.</p>

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Investing For Canadians For Dummies

Published 12-06-2018

<p><b>Invest confidently&mdash;and successfully&mdash;in any climate</b></p> <p>Making your own investment decisions can be intimidating and overwhelming. Investors have a huge array of investment options to choose from, and sorting through the get-rich-quick hype can be exhausting. <i>Investing For Canadians For Dummies</i> provides you with a clear-headed, honest overview of the investing landscape, helping you to determine what investments are right for your goals.<i>&nbsp;</i></p> <p><i>Investing For Canadians For Dummies</i> covers all aspects of investing, including how to: develop and manage a portfolio; find the best mutual funds and exchange-traded funds; assess the value of stocks and bonds; evaluate real estate options; open and run a small business; and understand the critical tax implications of one's investing decisions.&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li>Make smart investment decisions</li> <li>Plan the portfolio that&rsquo;s right for you</li> <li>Reach your investment goals</li> <li>Get recommendations for the best mutual funds and ETFs</li> </ul> <p>Novice and experienced investors alike will turn to the helpful guidance in this all-encompassing guide again and again!</p>

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Fundamental Analysis For Dummies

Published 05-02-2016

<b>Determine the strength of any business with fundamental analysis</b> <p>Have you ever wondered the key to multibillionaire Warren Buffet's five-decade run as the most successful investor in history? The answer is simple: fundamental analysis. In this easy-to-understand, practical, and savvy guide, you'll discover how it helps you assess a business' overall financial performance by using historical and present data to forecast its future monetary value&#8212;and why this powerful tool is particularly important to investors in times of economic downturn. <p>It's more important than ever for investors to know the true financial stability of a business, and this new edition of <i>Fundamental Analysis For Dummies</i> shows you how. Whether you're a seasoned investor or just want to learn how to make more intelligent and prudent investment decisions, this plain-English guide gives you practical tips, tricks, and trade secrets for using fundamental analysis to manage your portfolio and enhance your understanding of shrewdly selecting stocks! <ul> <li>Predict the future value of a business based on its current and historical financial data</li> <li>Gauge a company's performance against its competitors</li> <li>Determine if a company's credit standing is in jeopardy</li> <li>Apply fundamental analysis to other investment vehicles, like currency, bonds, and commodities</li> </ul> <p>With the help of <i>Fundamental Analysis For Dummies</i>, you just may find the bargains that could make you the next Warren Buffet!

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High Level Investing For Dummies

Published 11-23-2015

<b>Enhance your investment portfolio and take your investments to the next level!</b> <p>Do you have an investment portfolio set up, but want to take your knowledge of investing a step further? <i>High-Level Investing For Dummies</i> is the resource you need to achieve a more advanced understanding of investment strategies&#8212;and to maximize your portfolio's profits. Build upon your current knowledge of investment, particularly with regard to the stock market, in order to reach a higher level of understanding and ability when manipulating your assets on the market. This approachable resource pinpoints key pitfalls to avoid and explains how to time your investments in a way that maximizes your profits. <p>Investing can be intimidating&#8212;but it can also be fun! By building upon your basic understanding of investment strategies you can take your portfolio to the next level, both in terms of the diversity of your investments and the profits that they bring in. &#160;Who doesn't want that? <ul> <li>Up your investment game with proven strategies that help increase profits and minimize risks</li> <li>Avoid common pitfalls of stock speculating to make your investment strategy more impactful</li> <li>Understand how to time the market to maximize returns and improve your portfolio's performance</li> <li>Uncover hidden opportunities in niche markets that can bring welcome diversity to your portfolio</li> </ul> <p><i>High-Level Investing For Dummies</i> is the perfect follow-up to <i>Stock Investing For Dummies</i>, and is a wonderful resource that guides you through the process of beefing up your portfolio and bringing home a higher level of profits!

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