Weighing risks and rewards is important for decision making. It’s true for buying a home or changing careers. It's also true for investing. Knowing some of the risk factors and how to manage them may help you make better investment choices.
Take Smart Risks
All investing involves risk. Taking on risk can be scary, but it might also help you get the returns you need to reach your goals. How much risk could you take, theoretically? And how much are you willing to take, realistically? As you consider your answers, consider your time and tolerance.