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Subject:  Re: Starting Out Date:  8/2/2011  6:52 PM
Author:  desertdaveataol Number:  2660 of 2683

Hello. I am a teen hoping to start investing. I was wondering, what is a good online broker for a teen who as 500 or less to start with? Or do I need to save up more before I start investing?

There are two kinds of stock buyers:

Traders must spend a large proportion of their time finding, evaluating, buying and watching and selling their stocks. They pay a lot in broker's fees and taxes. They often brag of their successes but we seldom hear of their losses.

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