From CNBC, the global leader of financial news, comes the most user-friendly, approachable guide to simplifying the often confusing world of finance and investing. CNBC Creating Wealth offers a complete and comprehensive introduction to world markets and shows readers how to use the information and tools currently available for maximum wealth-building. Using the hallmark CNBC approach-demystifying complex and confusing market terminology through lucid language and instructions-this accessible primer helps readers make smarter investment choices, and stay successful and secure even in volatile markets. CNBC Creating Wealth covers:
- The inside story of the stock market and creating a long-term investment portfolio
- Strategies for the most profitable investment areas, including stocks, bonds, and mutual funds
- Online tools, including research, brokers, and access to data about financial markets around the world
Chapter 1. Revenge of the Small Investor.
Chapter 2. Inside the Money Pits: How the Stock Markets Work.
Chapter 3. Maximizing Your Stock Investments.
Chapter 4. Leveraging the Bond Market.
Chapter 5. Making Mutual Funds Work for You.
Chapter 6. Have Portfolio, Will Travel: Creating Wealth in Foreign Markets.
Chapter 7. Be Your Own Research Analyst.
Chapter 8. Technical Analysis and Volatility: A Primer.
Chapter 9. Asset Allocation Strategies.
Chapter 10. Web Savvy: Using the Internet to Trade and Track Your Portfolio.
Chapter 11. Resources, Tips, and Places to Go.
Appendix: CNBC and CNBC.com Resources.