"What are your most important financial goals? Sending your kids to college? Buying a new home? Retiring early? It's your financial resources that are the determining factor in how you're able to answer these and a host of other questions. Few things are as important in determining just what those financial resources are as your understanding of where and how to invest.
Investing―and the skills to succeed at it—plays a critical role in building and maintaining your financial resources and investment opportunities are available to everyone. No matter where on your financial timeline you may be, there’s no question that improving and enhancing your investment skills can have a positive impact on your financial life and, in turn, your life goals. Understanding Investments helps you do just that. The book introduces the fundamentals of investing to those new to the subject while broadening and deepening the knowledge of more experienced investors.