Type in the keyword(s) to search for and click the SEARCH button.

Saving for Retirement: What You Need to Know About 401(k), Traditional IR and Roth IRA Plans
Exchange-Traded Funds: What You Need to Know
From Gold to Bitcoin: What You Should Know When Considering Alternative Investments
Organizing Your Financial Records for the New Year: 12 Resources to Keep Your Financial Goals on Track
Alliance for Investor Education Elects New Officers
10 Best Resources on the Web: Diversify Your Portfolio to Manage Risk and Maximize Return

Sign up for email updates about new investor education content from AIE members.

Unsubscribe from AIE List.


The CFA Institute's Robert Stammers offers his advice for avoiding the 20 most common investment mistakes. When learning how to invest, it is important to learn from the best, but it also pays to learn from the worst. These top 20 most common mistakes have been compiled to help investors know what to watch out for. If any of these mistakes sound familiar, it is likely time to meet with a financial adviser. Investing for the long term involves creating a well-diversified port- folio designed to provide you with the appropriate levels of risk and return under a variety of market scenarios. But even after designing the right portfolio, no one can predict or control what returns the market will actually provide... HIGHLIGHTED EVENT: Are you an investor looking for an opportunity to learn from the best and brightest in the investing world? Attend the AAII 2015 Investor Conference ...

Save & Share:


CFA Institute is the global, non-profit professional association that administers the Chartered Financial Analyst® curriculum and examination program worldwide. CFA Institute sets voluntary, ethics-based professional and performance-reporting standards for the investment industry.


Financial Planning

401(k) Plans
401(k) Resource Center
An Investor's Checklist for Selecting a Professional Financial Advisor
Ballpark E$timate
Consumer Guide to financial Planning
FAQ on 529s
Free Credit Reports
Fundamentals of Saving and Investing
Get Smart About Your Money
Intro to 529 Plans
Managing The Relationship Between You and Your Advisor
MoneyTrack TV series
Roth Vs. Traditional IRAs
Social Media and Investing
Women and Pensions - What Women Need to Know and Do


Getting Help

Investing Basics

Mutual Funds

Older Investors



Consumer Guide to Financial Self-Defense
Cross-border Online Fraud
Don’t Become a Victim of Investment Fraud
Elder Investment Fraud
Know the Signs of Fraud
Opportunities & Risks
Phantom Regulators
Poaching Veterans’ Pensions
Protecting Online Brokerage Accounts
Pump-and-Dump Schemes
Scams and Swindles
Social Networking Fraud
Top 10 Scams
What You Can Do to Avoid Investment Fraud



Young Investors

Privacy Policy

Linking Policy

About Us

Report a Broken Link