Can I invest on my own, or should I get help?
To learn more about your options, check out the SEC’s Guide to Researching and Managing Investments. There are many resources to help you learn more about investing. A good place to start is the website www.investor.gov, which is run by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of Investor Education and Advocacy. This unbiased government website is intended to help individuals invest wisely and avoid fraud.