Most people think that it is impossible to become a.
>millionaire during their lifetime?smart investment.
>tells us how. .
>Like a finely tuned airline schedule, an investment.
>strategy should be individualized, keyed to where you.
>want to be and timed to get you there when you want to.
>arrive. Remember that all investments involve risk.
>(like an airline layover or missed gate) and it is.
>possible to lose money as well as make it. However,.
>there are a number of techniques you can use to help.
>maximize your investment gains and minimize your risk.
>- techniques that set smart investors apart from the.
>pack. I started an investment portfolio after I had.
>already retired from the military?I wish someone had.
>clued me that it would be easier to invest when I was.
>still working and had twice the money I had once I.
>retired. I will do my best to show you some simple.
>techniques that will help you reach the financial.
>status you always dreamed of. Here are five simple.
>investing techniques I have used successfully:.
>Â· Investing systematically .
>Â· Diversifying .
>Â· Taking the long-term view .
>Â· Eliminating debt .
>Â· Paying yourself first .
>By investing consistently (rather than buying and.
>selling when the mood strikes you), you can take.
>advantage of the inevitable market fluctuations,.
>instead of suffering because of them. .
>One tried-and-true way to do this is with dollar-cost.
>averaging, where you invest a constant dollar amount.
>at regular intervals in the same stock or mutual fund.
>Your fixed amount of money buys more shares when the.
>price is low and fewer shares when the price is high. .
>Keep in mind that while dollar-cost averaging can help.
>you move through market volatility; it does not.
>guarantee you a profit or protect you from losses.
>However, the amount of shares you are buying always.
>increases and the amount of profit or loss only comes.
>into play when you finally sell.