Is Investing in the Stock Market Gambling?

The difference between investing, speculating, and gambling

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Human beings are naturally terrible at gauging risk.

Here’s one example: Many people are scared of flying, but not many are scared of driving. Both are relatively safe, but flying comes with fewer fatalities per million miles traveled. When you consider the fact that…

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