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Healthy Living: Getting Started In The Stock Market

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52 percent of all Americans invest in the stock market.

Although it can be a tricky concept, Investopedia breaks it down.

Essentially, it's a market with many different companies that you can invest in.

The company can take your money and make more money off of it, while you then own a small piece of that company.

Experts say it's a way to become wealthy without the risk of starting your own company.

If it sounds like something you would be interested in, Katie Boomgaard has some tips to get started.

Experts say you may not need a financial advisor, but it's a good idea to get advice from an expert or someone currently investing in the stock market before investing.