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Stock Market Investing for Beginners & Dummies

Narrated by: Ron Garner
Length: 1 hr and 1 min
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You know you need to start investing because you won’t be able to work your whole life. You don’t want to be the old employee working as a door greeter at your big chain department store. It will also be frustrating and very depressing if you are not financially aware of your future. Time seems to go faster the older you get, and it’s never too late to get started.

But getting started might be one of your problems. There is too much information available, and too many scammers are trying to get you to invest in shady companies. You also don’t have the time to figure everything out by yourself because it might seem too hard and complicated.

However, getting the investing part of your life handled will improve your life tremendously. You will have peace of mind when you think about your future, and you will also have the confidence to make sound investing decisions. You’ll also have the knowledge to talk intelligently with your peers and financial advisors, making it easy to spot when someone is giving you wrong information.

I begin with the basics, like what stocks are and how the stock market works. I then transition into how you can make money in the stock market, give you some stocks you should have on your watch list, and some of the lies and mistakes you will have to deal with as an investor.

©2018 Giovanni Rigters (P)2019 Giovanni Rigters

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thanks

great narration, nice and simple terminologies. looking forward to the leap in to the market!

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Good but brief

A great introduction tonshares. Little in the way of strategy, very brief but a good start for beginners.

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Easy read

I have the audio version which I enjoyed. For someone who has never invested I understood it very well.
Great beginner book

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  • DeeDee
  • 28-05-2019

good start

I knew absolutely nothing about stock marketing at the start of this book. This would probably only greatly benefit those of my same knowledge level on the subject. It was simple to understand, clear, concise, and not overwhelming. It was just enough information to give me a good starting point and understanding on the subject without discouraging me from delving into it from how deep I'm sure you can go on the subject.

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  • Louis Word
  • 07-03-2020

Great Starting Point

Very well thought out and structured material for a noviced individual to the stock market and investments.

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  • Shakeisha S.
  • 01-03-2020

easy to follow

I loved that it was a simple, quick and understandable read, gave me confidence to start investing

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  • Anonymous User
  • 13-02-2020

great beginning

good read and a good start for me reading this book ready for more learning

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  • Anonymous User
  • 23-01-2020

Before reading all else, Read this book!

Stock Market Investing 101! He breaks it down in the simplest form. I also liked that he kept it to an hour where he doesn't lose your interest and you fall asleep trying to soak it all in. Highly recommended.

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  • Jerry
  • 07-09-2019

I'm less of a dummy!

I started knowing nothing. this book helped me to feel confident and ready to begin my first stock trades.

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  • Luis C.
  • 24-08-2019

a good starting point

great book very detailed and can give you an idea on how the stock market works

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  • La Portia Johnson
  • 24-08-2019

Great for beginners

Great listen for beginners to get an understanding of the stock market a definite must read.

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  • Lola
  • 04-08-2019

NAIL ON THE HEAD!

For a total novice like myself, this book was a simple read. It got straight to the point and broke down terms in the most uncomplicated ways possible.
If you're even thinking about investing this is definitely a good book to start off with.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 13-05-2019

First impression

For beginners I think it isn't bad. I've yet to put some of the ideas to the test so I will give a more in depth review when I have looked into and tried some of the suggestions in this book.

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  • Richard
  • 09-06-2019

Great start to learning this crazy subject!

I'm a 31 year old bloke who wants to get a bit of extra cash, so thought about investing. I pick this book because if I'm honest have no idea what I'm going into!! This book is short at around an hour, and is great to get an understanding of the crazy world that is investing!

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  • Brian
  • 22-04-2020

High level but worth listening to

As above, no.real depth but good advice for beginers. Glad I listened. Advice from a US point of view.

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  • R. Downe
  • 12-03-2020

Stocks explained

Very good introduction to the world of trading. Easy and nice listen. I recommend this for complete beginners.