Receive a solid understanding of trading fundamentals, with this simple and easy to use introduction to investing.

What is good debt versus bad debt?

What you'll learn:
  • Good and bad debt
  • How to use bad debt
  • How to use good debt
Written for:Beginner

Why should I consider investing?

What you'll learn:
  • Reasons to invest
  • How to find higher returns
  • Impact of higher returns
Written for:Beginner

When should I start investing?

What you'll learn:
  • Before you start
  • Goals and risk tolerance
  • Compound interest
Written for:Beginner

How much do I need to start investing?

What you'll learn:
  • Preparing to invest
  • Researching investments
  • Counting the costs
Written for:Beginner

How do I set investment goals?

What you'll learn:
  • Goals and timeframes
  • Budget and risk appetite
  • Choosing investments
Written for:Beginner

How much risk should I take?

What you'll learn:
  • Why risk matters
  • Risk and return
  • Your risk tolerance
Written for:Beginner

What are the different ways to invest?

What you'll learn:
  • Do it yourself investing
  • Financial advice
  • Portfolio management
Written for:Beginner

What are the different types of investments?

What you'll learn:
  • Differnet types of assets
  • Key characteristics
  • Growth versus defensive
Written for:Beginner

Why should I keep an investment journal?

What you'll learn:
  • Creating a strategy
  • Recording your progress
  • Learning from mistakes
Written for:Beginner

What is risk versus return?

What you'll learn:
  • The risks of investing
  • Minimising exposure to risk
  • Your risk tolerance
Written for:Beginner

What are stocks and shares?

What you'll learn:
  • What is a share?
  • How shares make money
  • The risks of investing
Written for:Beginner

How does the stock market work?

What you'll learn:
  • What are securities?
  • How securities are traded
  • Buying and selling
Written for:Beginner

How does the ASX work?

What you'll learn:
  • What is a share market?
  • What an index shows
  • How you can use it
Written for:Beginner

What are dividends?

What you'll learn:
  • Dividends explained
  • When are dividends paid?
  • What are Ex and Cum dividends?
Written for:Beginner

What is fixed interest?

What you'll learn:
  • How it works
  • What are the benefits?
  • The risks of investing
Written for:Beginner

What are cash investments?

What you'll learn:
  • Types of investments
  • The benefits of cash
  • The risks of investing
Written for:Beginner

What is an exchange traded fund?

What you'll learn:
  • How ETF's work
  • Benefits of ETF's
  • Risks of investing
Written for:Beginner

What are investment funds?

What you'll learn:
  • How investment funds work
  • Benefits of funds
  • Risks of investing
Written for:Beginner

How do I get the right mix in my portfolio?

What you'll learn:
  • Spreading risk
  • Ways to diversify
  • Defensive versus growth
Written for:Beginner

What are the costs of investing?

What you'll learn:
  • What are the costs?
  • Why costs matter
  • Other costs to consider
Written for:Beginner

What is dollar cost averaging?

What you'll learn:
  • Understanding the concept
  • How to benefit
  • In practice
Written for:Beginner

What is superannuation?

What you'll learn:
  • The aim of superannuation
  • Types of superannuation funds
  • How to contribute
Written for:Beginner

What are some investing misconceptions?

What you'll learn:
  • Three common misconceptions about share trading
Written for:Beginner

What's two day settlement or T+2?

What you'll learn:
  • How T+2 settlement works
  • When you need to pay for your shares
  • What happens when you buy and sell on the same day
Written for:Beginner

 

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