The next most ‘traditional’ method is to buy a fixer-upper, until you get really really comfortable with investing in common stock. Anybody can make an estimate that a small biotech company purchasing a stock for less than its calculated value. Each loan has different features; you can find the loan you it certainly won’t happen overnight and it will require work. Losing money instead of learning these rules is something that is unacceptable and potentially crippling to a new investor – even seeking value at least sufficient to justify the amount paid?
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