According to Wikipedia, Investment is the commitment of money or capital to purchase financial instruments or other assets in order to gain profitable returns in form of interest, income, or appreciation of the value of the instrument.
Obtaining an investment whether a business, a property or other forms, can secure you and your family of future financial stability. I have seen this work with a lot of people who are now reaping the fruits of their investment or their parent’s investments.
As we age, our earning capacity depletes until such time that we need to retire. Retirement is a phase in our lives which we need to prepare for. We would not want to be a burden to our kids or to other people when we grow old.
There are many kinds of investments you can choose from while you are still young. Some of these include bonds, money market funds, mutual funds, stocks, life insurance, real estate and establishing your own business. Properly invested funds will not only secure your own retirement, it can also provide financial security for your children.
If you prefer to invest on real estate, make sure you get a licensed broker so you can shop wisely for properties that will best suit your needs. Likewise, an insurance agent can provide you with the best life insurance rate in the market.
Invest, invest, invest and soon you’ll reap what you sow.