Like all investment instruments, mutual funds continue to evolve. In the last decade however, there has been plenty of change, including market capitalization, the introduction of new types of funds, and the expansion of the mutual fund model to include investments in commodities. Getting Started in Mutual Funds, offers a completely updated look at this popular investment vehicle. Throughout the book, author Alvin Hall also focuses on the basics, like how to read a prospectus, and more.
Thinking of getting your feet wet in the stock market, but don't know where to begin? Or maybe you've already taken the plunge but would like to know more about the stock investments you've made. Getting Started in Stocks explains everything you need to know.