​Learning to investHeadline: Letter To The Grandkids: 12 Essential Investing GuidelineLink: http://www.forbes.com/sites/investor/2014/03/13/letter-to-the-grandkids-12-essential-investing-guidelines/ First two paragraphs: By Charles D. EllisOne of the great joys of my life is seeing my four young grandchildren growing up: learning to crawl and then walk, learning to talk and read stories, learning to ride bikes and play computer games—learning in all directions how to do all sorts of things.Of course, they want to do all these things well: It's more fun and wins praise. It is way too early for my grandchildren, all under 10, to learn what they'll need to know—and will want to know—about how to be successful at investing. But that time is surely coming, and being successful in investing will be very important.