Why Stocks Are a Great Investment


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Once you have some extra cash, the stock market can feel like a risky place to put it. If you’ve never invested in the stock market, it can be an intimidating prospect. However, it can also be a great investment. Here are some reasons to consider investing:

Great Long Term Returns

A savings account offers low interest that may not even keep up with inflation rates. Putting this money in the stock market over a long period of time can yield much higher rates of return. Though nothing is a guarantee, a well-diversified portfolio can often be a great investment. It is, however, important to manage your portfolio diligently to get the highest possible payoff.

Deferred Taxes

That’s right! When you invest your money in the stock market, you don’t pay taxes on it right away. This leaves more money invested, and more earning potential from your stocks.

You Aren’t Alone

It is a common misconception that the stock market is chaotic, and that it’s a blind guessing game. While it’s impossible to truly predict the direction the market will go, with good resources and ongoing research, you’ll be able to make calculated guesses that optimize your returns.

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