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A Beginner’s Guide to Investing in Shares

Looking for a new hobby? You could do worse than develop an interest in the share market. It’s fun. It’s motivating. You can follow it daily. And, if you take the right approach, you can make money. You just need to be prepared for all the ups and downs and learn to understand them.

Shares 101

By |March 12th, 2014|

Chances are, you already own shares indirectly through KiwiSaver. Institutional investors, like your super fund, are big players in the share market here and overseas. Anyone, however, can own

Volatility and why investing in shares is a long-term game

By |March 12th, 2014|

When share markets are experiencing a stellar run or, even more so, when they ‘crash’, it’s all over the news and everyone is talking about it. Truth is, the

Why your broker is your new BFF

By |March 12th, 2014|

You can’t just bowl up to the stock exchange and bid for shares. Instead, you buy and sell shares through a share broker from a brokerage firm accredited to

Hanging on for the ride

By |March 12th, 2014|

Even though you're investing for the long term, it’s exciting to follow the fortunes of your investment from day to day. In the last lesson, we talked about following