6 Reasons Why Most People Lose Money in the Stock Market

Not understanding why or what happened, often times the investor makes rash decisions where even more money could be lost. 

Why People Lose Money in the Stock Market

I know reading a stock or fund prospectus can make your eyes glaze over, but they aren’t too hard once you know what to look for. 

Not Doing Any Research

People lose money in the stock market because they think and assume investing is their ticket to getting rich quick.

Trying to Get Rich Quick

But when it comes to investing, you should know the fees that are involved with buying funds or making stock purchases/trades.

Ignoring Fees

The goal with a diversified portfolio is to include various industries and categories that react differently from each other. This way it helps reduce risk, especially long-term.

Not Diversifying

Showing your emotions and being human can be a great thing. But with investing, emotions tend to create costly mistakes that drive bad decisions. 

Letting Emotions Drive Investing Decisions

Owning too many funds, looking for random ways to make money with investing, and tinkering with your portfolio too much. Just a few ways you might be complicating your investment portfolio.

Complicating Your Investing

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