By definition, investing is the act of committing money to an endeavor with the expectation of obtaining a profit.

The goal of investing is to put your money to work in one or more types of investment vehicles in the hopes of growing your money over time.

Conquer the basics of money management. Then move up the Dividends Diversify wealth pyramid. And dip your toe into a few good investments.

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The Dividends Diversify wealth pyramid

To invest successfully, ground yourself in some fundamental principles and concepts. Let’s break them down into 3 main categories.

  • Types of investment assets
  • Investing tips and techniques
  • Investment tools

Types Of Investment Assets

This series of articles covers a wide range of different investment types. The articles are broken down into categories. But, realize the categories can overlap.

For example, an income-producing asset can also be an asset that appreciates. So, let the article titles guide you to your investing area of interest.

Assets That Appreciate

Income-Producing Assets

Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs)

Real Estate

Investing Tips & Techniques

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Just like any activity, when it comes to investing, there are tips, techniques, and best practices. This series of articles covers many important aspects of investing.

From building an investment portfolio. Protecting it, and optimizing it are the types of topics addressed.

Investing For Income

Income investing strategies have become more popular in recent years. So, I have put together a series of articles to address this topic.

Tips On Investing in Exchange-Traded Funds

Techniques & Tips For Investing In Stocks

Best Practices Across Various Investment Types

Investing Tools

And finally, here are a few good tools to make the most of your investments.

Disclosure & Disclaimer

Author Bio, Disclosure, & Disclaimer: Please join me (Tom) as I try to achieve my goals, find my next place to live, and make the most of my money. But understand, I am not a licensed investment adviser, financial adviser, real estate agent, or tax professional. I’m a 50-something-year-old guy, CPA, retired finance professional, and part-time business school teacher with 40+ years of DIY investing experience. I’m just here because I enjoy sharing my findings and research on important topics. However, nothing published on this site should be considered individual investment advice, financial guidance, or tax counsel. Because this website’s only purpose is general information & entertainment. As a result, neither I nor Dividends Diversify can be held liable for any losses suffered by any party because of the information published on this blog. Finally, all written content is the property of Dividends Diversify LLC. Unauthorized publication elsewhere is strictly prohibited.