With base rates remaining at record lows, investment is the only way to get a decent return on your savings. Even if you intend just to pass your capital to a broker and let them get on with it, it’s important to understand even a little about investment.
Here are five reasons why.
Basic investments are all most people need
Most people needn’t get involved in complex financial securities and timing the market. Basic, easy to understand investments can deliver the relatively low-risk, relatively modest returns the majority of private investors want. Complexity should be left to the professional investment bankers. Continue reading