9. Investments



Investment is the primary means of wealth creation for individuals. Investment allows savings to grow quickly during your life cycle. The wealth gained from investment can then be used to achieve personal goals such as purchasing a house or financing your children’s education. To understand complex financial instruments and invest profitably in them can be daunting for many individuals. However, it can be achieved with some basic financial knowledge and experience.

Investment Instruments

Not all investment instruments are suitable for everyone. Some involve high risk, where part or all of your capital can be lost. The ...

Get Personal Financial Planning, Fourth Edition now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from nearly 200 publishers.