How do you learn to invest? What are the new blog that should be followed up? What are the best new sources?
Traditionally the best sources for investment news have been the financial newspapers – but these have been outdated by upstart financial blogs that have beaten all the traditional norms in news reporting and are the first to know business trends even before they impact the market.
So what are the new sources of investment news that you should follow:
Google alerts: surprisingly google alerts is on of the best ways of getting financial news as and when the hit the internet as you will receive an alert as soon as the keyword you entered gets triggered.
E*Trade has some awesome tutorials that can be used to quickly become familiar with jargon that is regularly used by investors. Also learn the language of numbers to understand what constitutes a good business. It also teaches market fundamentals that should exist for a good investment.
Ameritrade has excellent when it comes to teaching investment newbies how to make the right type of investments. They have an education centre that answers all the questions that you could ever have about investing wisely. Go ahead and visit the centre now.
Investopedia is another place that you can learn about investing fast without investing too much time in the process – they have covered the most important topics in a few slideshows to give a birds eye view of what it takes to be a good investor. Also don’t be afraid to look around their more difficult articles – the read could be some of the most profitable that you do.
Forex.com – Forex investments have become very popular due to high volatility many millions have been made and lost in the forex markets. Betting on what a currency is going to do is not easy especially when you have to factor in the number of different products and derivatives that available for the laymen to puzzle over. So first you need to look for a trusted resource to learn about forex investments.
Forbes – is a well respected magazine that has now jumped right in with total commitment to delivering news via the Net so take a look at the various important articles regarding investment that they have ensure that you pay special attention to the investment section of the website.
usa.gov – can the US government teach you how to invest? Amazingly enough the US Gov does have its own take on what you should know before investing take a look at their website which teaches you how to avoid scams and frauds – and there are many of those out there unfortunately. And also what you can do if you are a victim of a unscrupulous financial institution.