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St. George Library Center Money Matters - Investing 1

MONEY MATTERS - INVESTING 1

 

The Difference between Saving and Investing:

 

http://finweb.com/financial-planning/saving-vs-investing.html

 

Investing Videos:

 

http://commoncraft.com/video/investing-money

http://libguides.metrostate.edu/content.php?pid=245571&sid=2042863

http://youtube.com/watch?v=2DBdWeTxXeU&feature=related

 

Invest for Long-Term Goals – a Worksheet:

 

http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/pdfs/goalsettingworksheet.pdf

 

Taxable vs. Tax-Deferred Investing:

 

http://calcxml.com/do/inv07

 

Know Your Net Worth:

 

http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/pdfs/networthcalcworksheet.pdf

http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/default.asp#Microsoft

 

Investing for Your Future:

 

http://extension.org/pages/10984/investing-for-your-future

 

Finding Money to Invest:

 

http://extension.org/pages/18151/investing-unit-3:-finding-money-to-invest

 

The Rule of 72:

 

http://investopedia.com/ask/answers/04/040104.asp#axzz1rH9rDBUo

http://moneychimp.com/features/rule72.htm

 

Investment Risks:

 

http://finra.org/Investors/SmartInvesting/AdvancedInvesting/ManagingInvestmentRisk/index.htm

 

Techniques to Offset Risk:

 

http://sec.gov/investor/pubs/assetallocation.htm

http://investopedia.com/articles/02/111502.asp#axzz2AKuPLrB8

http://americancentury.com/calculator/dollar_cost_averaging_calculator.jsp

 

Asset Allocation Calculators:

 

http://cgi.money.cnn.com/tools/assetallocwizard/assetallocwizard.html

http://bankrate.com/calculators/retirement/asset-allocation.aspx

http://smartmoney.com/calculator/investing/asset-allocation-in-retirement-1304478691597/

 

Portfolio Rebalancing:

 

http://investopedia.com/articles/pf/05/051105.asp#axzz1rH9rDBUo

 

Investor Education Resources:

 

http://extension.org/personal_finance

http://extension.org/pages/10984/investing-for-your-future

http://betterinvesting.org/public/default.htm

http://aaii.com/

http://mymoney.gov/

http://finrafoundation.org/resources/education/modules/index.htm

 

What is Your Risk Tolerance?

 

http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/riskquiz/

 

Basic Investing Principals:

 

http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/riskquiz/

 

Investing Videos:

 

http://youtube.com/watch?v=JrGp4ofULzQ

 

Choosing Investments:

 

http://finra.org/Investors/SmartInvesting/ChoosingInvestments/Stocks/

 

Historical Perspective on Stocks:

 

http://moneyover55.about.com/od/howtoinvest/a/marketreturns.htm

http://extension.org/pages/10934/investing-unit-4:-common-stocks

 

Analyzing Stock Performance – Earning per Share (EPS):

 

http://investopedia.com/terms/e/eps.asp#axzz2Dk12PeZz

 

Bond Ratings:

 

http://investopedia.com/terms/b/bondrating.asp#axzz2E7JPZ1PV

 

Treasury Securities:

 

http://treasurydirect.gov/

 

Corporate Bonds:

 

http://investinginbonds.com/learnmore.asp?catid=2&id=62

 

Investment Returns:

 

http://aarp.org/money/investing/investment_return_calculator/

 

Total Return:

 

http://finra.org/Investors/ProtectYourself/AvoidInvestmentFraud/index.htm

 

“Pump and Dump” Scams:

 

http://sec.gov/answers/pumpdump.htm

 

Investment Fraud:

 

http://usa.gov/topics/consumer/scams-fraud/investment.shtml

 

Elder Investment Fraud:

 

http://nasaa.org/1733/eiffe

http://kiplinger.com/columns/ask/archive/how-to-protect-parents-from-elder-investment-fraud.html

 

Investor Protection Resources:

 

http://sec.gov/

http://ag.ny.gov/

http://finra.org/Industry/Compliance/Registration/CRD/index.htm

http://finra.org/Investors/ToolsCalculators/BrokerCheck/index.htm

http://sipc.org/