Where to invest small money - Thing i don't like about investing in stocks is that your profits only go up as long as you have the money tied up in playing the market – it seems like your “gains” are really just a fantasy, because you really only make money if you sell at a higher price than you bought. A somewhat recent college grad who vividly remembers what it's like scraping together part-time income just to have something to invest, i'm hoping i'll be a little more successful at showing you how to invest with little money, than the 60 year-old bankers explaining credit default swaps to fresh faced new hires. , if you are investing in some kind of money market account or a fund where they do the investing for you, you really don't know if you are investing in companies that are ethical or outsourcing all their work by child labor in china or india, things like that. This is a part of my how to invest in stocks series, please feel free to check out some of the other posts in that series as each one builds on previous articles:How to invest in stocks when you don't know where to start.
Many people think you have to be rich to invest. But with as little as 00, you can get a great start on your investing.