Most financial articles out there focus on methods of generating profits and discuss upside potentials of companies. They talk about how you can make tons of money but never on how you can avoid losses. It is an inherent characteristic where we tend to avoid pain, loss and regret by focusing on the more positive aspects of life.

This attitude, however, won’t get you far in investing.

Many investors out there lose money, but we only hear about the stories of overnight superstar traders. The entire financial media is upwards biased so don’t take everything as the entire picture!

Investing is simple but not easy.

In this article, we will be sharing with you some of the many things that you should follow in order to not lose money when investing.

Invest in companies with little debt

Even if you are at the lowest point of the capital where everything seems