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Young professionals: How to get started in investing

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Young professionals: How to get started in investing

Key characteristics

  • Reliable salaries
  • No financial dependents
  • Newly on (or near) the housing ladder

You’re young, comfortably employed and, perhaps for the first time in your life, you have cash left over at the end of every month. You might want to put it aside for a holiday, maybe a house, or your future family. Whatever your priorities, it would be nice if your money would work as hard as you do.

To make your money go further than it will do in the bank, you need to take your first steps onto the investing ladder. But deciding what to invest in isn’t easy.

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