5 stock market myths first time investors believe to be true

There are many investing “myths” which have the potential to lead you to make poor investing decisions— in this blog we look at some of the common investing myths and try to set the record straight.

1. You should always buy stocks when they have fallen significantly in value

Share prices can sometimes fall substantially — share price falls of 50% or more are not uncommon. So when this happens is it always a good time to buy? In short the answer is no.

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