From the Back Cover
Are you a visual learner? Do you prefer instructions that show you how to do something – and skip the long–winded explanations? If so, then this book is for you. Open it up and you′ll find clear, step–by–step screen shots that show you how to set up an online investment account, select investments using online tools, monitor your portfolio in real time, and start building wealth.
∗ Full–color screen shots demonstrate each task
∗ Succinct explanations walk you through step–by–step
∗ Two–page lessons break big topics into bite–sized modules
∗ Sidebars offer practical tips and tricks
Teach Yourself Visually(TM) "Thank you, Fran Hawthorne, for finally making it easy – no, make that simple – for any newcomer to learn about how to invest online." – Herb Greenberg Senior Columnist, TheStreet.com
About the Author
About the Author Fran Hawthorne has spent more than 20 years covering business and finance as an editor and writer at Fortune, Business Week, and Institutional Investor magazines. In that time, she′s watched the birth and growth of the Internet, personal computers, 401(k) plans, life–cycle mutual funds and Silicon Valley, among other trends. She lives in New York City with her husband and three children.