First time investors looking at the stock market for the first time.
New investors struggling with the basics of how investing works.
New investors worried about losing money because of a lack of understanding.
Anyone confused by the language and options available.
First time investor who want to avoid jargon and need thing explained in simple English.
This is exactly what will be covered in this course
Course introduction and welcome. We will cover the course objectives and how you can get the best out of the content.
Lesson 1: Due Diligence
There were 3,385 investment scams totalling £50.1m in 2018. This lesson will teach you how to avoid scams and comes with a checklist.
Lesson 2: Investors Psychology
Learn how to develop the psychology of an investor and why it's so important to being a successful investor.
Lesson 3: Myths about investing & why we invest
Learn the real reason behind why we invest and some of the myths that are still alive and kicking but remain untrue and incorrect.
Lesson 4: Inflation
Learn why inflation is the primary reason why we invest, the impact of inflation on your money
Lesson 1: Investing vs Trading
Learn the difference between investing and trading. The two are often confused and used interchangeably. Learn why and which one you are suited for.
Lesson 2: Risk
Whenever you invest you are taking a risk. This lesson explains how can you stack the odds in your favour and increase your chances for success.
Lesson 3: Investment Term
Learn why an investment term is a critical part of risk management and how it can help you become a successful investor.
Lesson 4: Investment Principles
Learn the fundamental principles of investing that are constant and essential to success.
Lesson 1: Asset Classes
Learn what the key building blocks of any investment portfolio are and how they work. This will demystify the investment terminology you'll come across as an investor.
Lesson 2: Asset Allocation
What is an asset class, what does it mean and why does it matter? Learn how asset classes are used in an investment portfolio and the role they play in reducing your risk.
Lesson 1: Investing in Funds
Learn what investing in funds means and how they can be used to benefit first time investors and how funds help you reduce your risk and give you the best chance for success.
Lesson 2: Investing in Shares
Learn the key things you need to consider if you want to invest in shares using Trading 212, Freetrade, Stake or similar platforms. If you fancy picking your own stocks this lesson will cover some basics.
Lesson 3: Tax on Investments
Learn what taxes you have to pay on investments and the various allowance you have at your disposal.
Here's what other students are raving about the course
This course helps to understand everything you need to know about investing. I wish I knew about this 10 years ago. Keep up the great work Peter. Looking forward to more courses.
Pete does a great job at explaining everything in simple terms, and his examples are useful. I feel more confident about investing after taking the course and he will answer any questions you have afterwards. Would definitely recommend!!!
The one on one aspect was really helpful, Peter was very knowledgable and patient and investment seems a lot less confusing as a result