4 tips to build an investment strategy for the long term

Adopting a long-term approach to investing is a great way to meet your future financial goals, whether that is saving for your kids’ college tuition or your own retirement.

While it may seem like you need to move fast to take advantage of the stock market’s ups and downs, as it turns out, “long-term stock investments tend to outperform shorter-term trades by investors attempting to time the market,” said Investopedia. Further, “investing long term cuts down on costs and allows you to compound any earnings you receive from dividends.”

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