good way to start investing?

Hi, I am a student in high school, and I have around $500 from a summer job that I would like to invest. I really don't know anything about anything when it comes to the market, but I want to start learning. What sites are the best for very small amounts to start with? Thanks everyone

Asked By: cygnus{{...>>)))}} - 10/27/2010
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Direct Stock Purchase Plans (DSPPs) are stock purchase plans that enable you to buy shares–and fractional shares–of stock directly from the companies that issue it. Because you don’t have to open a brokerage account, there are no minimum initial investment requirements to worry about. Want to own shares of General... More
Answered By: money - 10/28/2010
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That's great you have that interest. That you don't know much about it means you will be gambling instead of investing. If you're serious, keep the money in a safe place for now and get yourself to a library and start reading. Anything by Larry Swedroe would be an excellent choice... More
Answered By: kckid2 - 10/27/2010
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