Learning to invest

Headline: Buying international shares from your laptop in South Africa: How to get started

Link: http://www.biznews.com/buying-international-shares-laptop-south-africa-get-started/   

First two paragraphs of article:

If you agree with the old investment adage that no-one cares about your money as much as you do, it stands to reason that you will be interested in managing your own share portfolio. You will be cutting out financial intermediaries and services providers that invest on your behalf – which means that you are ultimately responsible for the decisions.

We are increasingly embracing this concept, judging from our enthusiasm for online trading in international securities.


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