Course 101: Stocks Versus Other Investments
The Bottom Line
In this course
1 Introduction
2 What Is a Stock?
3 Why Invest in Stocks
4 Your Investment Choices
5 The Bottom Line

Though investing in stocks may indeed require more work and carry a higher degree of risk compared with other investment opportunities, you cannot ignore the higher potential return that stocks provide. And as we will show in the next lesson, given enough time, a slightly higher return on your investments can lead to dramatically larger dollar sums for whatever your financial goals in life may be.

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