We have all heard of investing, that investing is good and everyone should start at an early age. However, a majority of the people never look into it because they think it is complicated, they don’t know much about it, or because they just can’t save enough to start investing. If those were the reasons to not start investing, then we have you covered.
So you have an extra $1,000 and you are looking to put them to use. Great idea! Let me start by saying that $1,000 is a good amount of money for the majority of people and I understand that most people are unwilling to experiment. This is perfectly fine as that depends on your risk tolerance and your current situation.
Dividend investing is a great way to earn some passive income while being in the stock market. Dividend investing in my opinion is much better than regular non-dividend paying stock for a couple of reason.
Check out the detail information on dividend investing by reading the article. It also has other important terminology used to measure a stock performance.