We invest in order to grow our wealth for the long term.
We should put a good amount, if not all, of the money we invest into a retirement account. I recommend the Roth IRA, because distributions and withdrawals made from it in retirement are not taxed.
Read more about the Roth here.
My book, The Stock Market is For Everyone, is a short guide for the beginning, inexperienced investor that is easy to understand and can be put into action immediately.
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