Tag: Long-term game

The Most commonly Misunderstood Concepts & Terms In Investing   Investing can be a complex and sometimes intimidating process, especially for those who are new to the world of finance. Even experienced investors can find themselves struggling to understand certain concepts and terms.  In this article, we’ll explore some of the most commonly misunderstood ideas in financial investing and provide insights to help demystify them. First on our list is risk. Many investors equate risk with the potential to lose money, but in reality, risk is a more complex concept than that. Risk refers to the variability of returns – in other words, the likelihood that your investment will perform differently than you expect it to. While it’s…

Comparing Securities Investments   In the last blog we looked at various types of investment vehicles. In this article, we’re focusing specificaly on investments in financial assets not including property and other physical assets.  This is commonly refered to as “securities investing.” Securities typically refer to tradable financial assets such as stocks, bonds, and mutual funds, as well as other financial instruments such as options, futures, and exchange-traded funds (ETFs). As an investor, you have a range of securities investments to choose from. While each type of investment has its own unique characteristics and risks, they all offer the potential for attractive returns. In this article, we’ll explore some of the most common securities investments available in Australia…