Investing 101…Some of the Basics

 HedgeFundLIVE – Although some get them confused, I think it’s clear to most that investing and trading are two totally different animals. And, even though many of the materials on this website pertain mainly to Traders, and those interested in Trading, I will be sharing a few of what I call “Basic Nuggets” into investing in some of my following blogs. Although I went to school for Business and Video/Media Production, I have always had a fascination with learning about the way money works. So much that I turned down production jobs and went directly into the lending business immediately after graduating college. That is until the crash of 2008-2009 began, causing a lot of loans to default and creditors to tighten not only their wallets but their lending policies. (*tsk*tsk* Sub Primers.) The creativity and love for production is still alive and breathing, however, so is my hunger for more knowledge about the markets.

Anyway, enough about me for the time being…

Let’s get into some basic investing knowledge. Remember, these are not golden rules, nor are they highly intellectual. They are just some basics gathered from various resources that’ll set a foundation for anybody who is slightly interested in Investing, or learning about one facet of how the stock market works.  

Stock Investing Nuggets:

  • A grasp of basic economics can make……

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