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Own Your Financial Freedom by Andrea Kennedy

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CHAPTER 8

THE RIGHT HABITS ANDDIY ASSET ALLOCATION

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Your ideas of what is success must truly beyour own.—Alain de Botton

In Chapter 6, we came to terms with why investing money for any return is a good idea while Chapter 7 explained what types of things you can invest in and why investing in different assets has both upsides and downsides. The next two chapters will cover the basic steps of “how to” if you want to invest on you own (DIY) in financial assets.

In a world awash with financial advisers, you might wonder why anyone would choose to DIY. The most empowered individuals learn the habits of good investors and how to DIY or, at the very least, learn enough to manage the people who are managing their investments. The first ...

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