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Shopping for Shares : The Everyday Woman's Guide to Profiting from the Australian Stock Market

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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
  • 140 x 210 x 12mm | 275g
  • Wrightbooks
  • Milton, QLD, Australia
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 0730375048
  • 9780730375043
  • 90,678

Back cover copy

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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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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