How I Invest, Part 2: Research and Education

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(credit: La Citta Vita via Flickr)

I love to learn new things. I’m lucky that way. So when I had the inclination to start investing in the stock market, I sought out as much information as I could find about investing, absorbing it like a sponge. I talked in an earlier blog entry about One Up On Wall Street, and the influence Peter Lynch had on my investing style.

Remember, there was no Web when I started my investment journey, so researching meant time in the library studying the Wall Street Journal and other business journals, as well as the business sections of other top newspapers.

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