Stepping into the stock market for the first time and exposing yourself to so much information and different investment methods can be unnerving and intimidating. So how do you find your footing at the start of your investment journey?

Here’s a list of 10 Dos and Don’ts to help you, new investor, as you start your investment journey:

  • Do read investment books – There are many good investment books to help provide you with a good stepping stone such as money masters of our time by John Train, gone fishing with buffett by Sean Seah, profit! from stock tips by Ivan Loh and many more
  • Do figure out your risk tolerance before you invest – so that you will know what sort of investment you should make. You will need to figure out your level or ability to stomach the large swings (volatility) in value of your investment.
  • Do understand …