Articles on Stock markets

News, Research and Analysis

Help Center
IntroductionMarket AbbreviationsStock Market StatisticsThinking about Your Financial FutureSearch for AdvisorsFinancial CalculatorsFinancial MediaFederal Agencies and Programs
Investment Portfolios
Investment Terminology and Instruments
Technical Analysis and Trading
Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain
Retirement
Retirement Accounts
Personal Finance
Corporate Basics

How Should I Invest my First Thousand Dollars Saved?

If you already have an emergency fund, you should put your $1,000 into a brokerage account and buy an ETF.

Keep it simple – buy an ETF that corresponds to the S&P 500, and leave your money there for as long as possible.

What Should My First Savings Vehicle Be?
Should I Trust an Article Such as “Five Best Ways To Invest For Income?”

Keywords: investments, emergency fund, S&P 500, Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), brokerage account, investment basics,