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The Idle Investor: How to Invest 5 Minutes a Week and Beat the Professionals by Edmund Shing

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Chapter 2. How Is It Possible To Be An Idle Investor? Quite Easily…

Introducing the Seven Idle Investor Axioms

Does investing have to be complicated? Not at all!

Investment is a topic that can often seem impenetrable to the outsider. There is a lot of jargon that flies around in discussion of investments and financial markets, so it is perhaps no surprise if the lay observer gets the impression that you need to be a real expert in the field to have any chance of success.

In fact, if there is one observation that I feel I can make after my 20 years of working in financial markets, it is that nothing can be further from the truth! To be frank, I have worked with many colleagues who may be experts in their own very narrow field within finance ...

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