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How To Get Started With Stocks N Shares

  • Sat 23 May, 2020
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How To Get Started With Stocks N Shares

How To Get Started With Stocks N Shares

This post will provide you with a number of topics and resources that will help you on your journey to learn how to trade in stocks and shares. This article will not provide you with any tips. Instead, the aim of the post is to help demystify some of the financial mumbo jumbos.

Books

List of recommended books to consider reading:

Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham

Even though this book was written in 1949 but the principles are the same. This is the world's number one finance book for a reason. Ben Graham was Warren Buffets' mentor. Warren Buffet is the richest man in the world

Money Master the Game: 7 Simple Steps to Financial Freedom Hardcover

This book is a bit cheesy but it covers some the basics of how fee's.

Unshakeable: Your Guide to Financial Freedom Paperback

This is the bigger version of Money Master the Game. Its twice as long as money master the game. Read one or the other.

The Essays of Warren Buffett: Lessons for Corporate America

Collection of essays from the worlds most successful investor

Beating the Street by Peter Lync

Peter Lync is JP Morgan's head of investment. The book will help you get you excited to invest in stocks, teaches you to invest in what you know and teaches you the importance to invest regularly and avoid psychological pitfalls

If you look at it as analysis on companies, it makes no sense, as it was written in the early '90's and not only are his analysis no longer accurate, some of the companies don't even exist in the same form. What you should look at is his methodology of gaining information and researching companies.

Topics To Research

List of important concepts to understand:

Useful Links & Videos

List of links to resources, videos:

StockAdvisor

Monthly stocks for £100 a month

How The Economic Machine Works by Ray Dalio

Explains why the stock market goes up and down

eToro

Invest real money or fake money. Get started for free.