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A Brief Guide to Investing: Books and eBooks

A guide on how to research and determine the best investments for your money

Useful Search Terms

There are several books and eBooks in our catalog that can have strategies and recommendations for investing. You can click on the links to the subject headings listed below to find titles on these topics in our catalog.

Investments

Investments -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Hedge Funds

Stocks

Bonds -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Commodity exchanges

 

 

Example Books

Invest Like You Give a Damn

You give a damn, right? You want your money to do good, but your pension is riddled with oil and defense companies. Besides, investing is a pain in the ass. It's tedious, and most sustainable and responsible investing books are as much fun as a root canal. You're fighting the urge to bury your head in the sand. What to do? There is a better way. Invest Like You Give a Damn is a different kind of investment book. It tells real life stories of people just like you. People who give a damn but who have stomped the devil of inertia and chosen to align their money with their values.

Complete Guide to the Futures Market

The new version of the book, printed on higher quality paper, is now available to purchase. The essential futures market reference guide A Complete Guide to the Futures Market is the comprehensive resource for futures traders and analysts. Spanning everything from technical analysis, trading systems, and fundamental analysis to options, spreads, and practical trading principles, A Complete Guide is required reading for any trader or investor who wants to successfully navigate the futures market.

Safe, Debt-Free, and Rich!

In this book, Newsmax senior financial analyst and lifelong investor Andrew Packer reviews the latest challenges facing investors today. Packer outlines a step-by-step approach to understanding the current investment environment, and what to look for when allocating your capital today. Rather than swinging for the fences and hoping for the best, Packer reveals high-reward, yet low-risk investment opportunities still available to investors today. These opportunities will appeal to anyone who wants to supercharge their retirement savings and grow their nest egg without complicated and risky strategies.

Investing in Your 20s and 30s for Dummies

Start investing in your future now! Millennials have witnessed a miserable market during most, if not all, of their adult lives. But going forward, the opposite is more likely to be true. In order to build a retirement portfolio that is capable of covering expenses in your golden years, it's necessary to start saving while you're young. Many individuals realize the importance of investing early in life, but simply don't know where to begin. Investing in Your 20s & 30s For Dummies provides emerging professionals, like yourself, with the targeted investment advice that you need to establish your own unique investment style. Covering everything from the latest tax laws to new and improved investing funds, this latest edition helps you evaluate assets and manage risk to invest money wisely, and monitor your progress.

Energy Trading and Investing

Power-up your investment portfolio Volatile energy prices and a rapidly changing energy industry provide investment opportunities for savvy investors and dangers for uninformed ones. Natural gas fracking has the raised the concern that the world may be awash in cheap oil and natural gas. A decade of record high temperatures has replaced concerns about shrinking fossil fuel supplies. Alternative energy technologies like batteries, solar, and wind are shaking up utilities. Constant innovation and changing markets remains the hallmark of the energy sector. Written by a leading expert in the energy sector, Energy Trading and Investing, Second Edition covers this exciting market discussing topics that range from traditional and emerging markets to need-to-know financial principles and proven investing strategies.