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Five-minute guide to… Investing in gold

GETTY The gold price is up another 26 per cent over the past 12 months The precious metal has always had a special place in the hearts of investors and lately it has put in a glittering performance. The gold price is up another 26 per cent over the past 12 months, which is an incredible 2600 times the return ...

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4 Investing Rules to Live By

Filed under: Real Estate, Investing Basics, Bonds, Stocks, Investing Shutterstock By Kathy Kristof 1. Diversify. Stocks, bonds, cash, real estate and other investments provide varying rewards: Some protect against inflation, and others provide the growth or income you might need for specific goals. Plus, their prices move at different speeds and, sometimes, in opposite directions. Owning something in each investment ...

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The 5 Deadly Sins of Investing

Filed under: Mutual Funds, Index Funds, Stocks, Investing Getty Images By Daniel Solin If you invested dispassionately, using an objective analysis of the historical data, you would invest in a globally diversified portfolio of index funds with low management fees. It’s not that you can’t beat the market by investing in actively managed funds. Every year, some mutual funds outperform ...

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