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Shopping for Shares : The Everyday Woman's Guide to Profiting From the Stock Market, Second Edition

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Have you ever thought about investing in the stock market but weren't sure where to start or what to buy? Share investing is easier than you think! Women are becoming increasingly financially savvy. They want to improve their financial future and are looking to the stock market to help them achieve their goals. Tracey Edwards is one of these savvy investors. In this completely revised edition of the best-selling Shopping for Shares, she let you in on her investing secrets and step-by-step plan for researching and selecting the right companies at the right time so that you too can profit from the stock market.

Written in a no-nonsense, conversational style Shopping for Shares will show you:



how much money you need to start investing?it's less than you think
the psychology of making your first trade?it doesn't have to be scary
'rules' for trading in the short term or investing for the long term
the best times to buy and sell
what you should do when the market takes a downward turn
how you can still invest if you don't have a lot of time?a.k.a. the 'lazy girl's guide to investing'.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 137.16 x 205.74 x 15.24mm | 272.15g
  • Wrightbooks
  • Milton, QLD, Australia
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 0730375048
  • 9780730375043
  • 132,670

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Have you ever thought about investing in the stock market butweren't sure where to start or what to buy? Share investing iseasier than you think!

Women are becoming increasingly financially savvy. They want toimprove their financial future and are looking to the stock marketto help them achieve their goals. Tracey Edwards is one ofthese savvy investors. In this completely revised edition of thebest-selling Shopping for Shares, she let you in on herinvesting secrets and step-by-step plan for researching andselecting the right companies at the right time so that you too canprofit from the stock market.

Written in a no-nonsense, conversational style Shopping forShares will show you:

how much money you need to start investing--it's less thanyou thinkthe psychology of making your first trade--it doesn't haveto be scary'rules' for trading in the short term or investing for the longtermthe best times to buy and sellwhat you should do when the market takes a downward turnhow you can still invest if you don't have a lot oftime--a.k.a. the 'lazy girl's guide to investing'.
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Table of contents

Chapter 1 Why the stock market? 1 Chapter 2 How do I start? 17

Chapter 3 Are you a long-term or short-term girl? 45

Chapter 4 Investing for the long term 57

Chapter 5 Investing for the short term 83

Chapter 6 Taking the fi rst step 124

Chapter 7 Yay! My shares went up! 134

Chapter 8 Help! My shares went down! 151

Chapter 9 Borrowing to invest 164

Chapter 10 Options, warrants and futures 175

Chapter 11 Further study 187

Chapter 12 FAQs 196

Conclusion 206

Index 209
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About Tracey Edwards

In just five short years Tracey Edwards went from having zero savings to having enough money to give up her boring nine-to-five office job. Tracey has now been profitably investing for over ten years?even during the GFC. Her books Shopping for Shares and $0 to Rich have helped women learn the ?rules? of investing and gain the confidence to control and grow their finances.
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