How to invest in shares: part eight

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Finding Companies To Invest In

Selecting an investment strategy is the relatively easy bit of learning to invest. Now comes the hard part! Putting the strategy into practice and finding the companies that satisfy your chosen guidelines.

This section is all about how you can use the resources around you to find companies worth considering investing in. Initially you may need to cast your net quite widely and try to come up with a list of potential investments that fit with your investment strategy. Once you have your list of potential investments, you'll need to find out more about these companies, and then, after much thought and consideration, select one or more -- or even none -- of these companies in which to invest your hard-earned money.