The Breakdown: The Basics To Buying & Trading Stocks

Now more than ever, technology, podcasts, and even blog posts, just as this one, are making it easier to invest. The information is out there, and now you have more access to be successful.

Not privy to stocks, bonds and investing? Check out this breakdown to get you started on the right track to buying and trading stocks:

How to get started?

Apps like Stash, Acorns, and Ally are great for a simple setup of an investment account. I personally use the Fidelity app where I can see my retirement investments and personal stocks all in one place. Simply download and follow the directions to get started!

What is a stock and a bond?

First thing’s first, a stock is a form of