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Investopedia helps you understand complex financial concepts, improve your investing skills, and learn how to manage your money. Whether you’re in a classroom, a boardroom or your living room, our editors and network of financial advisors and experts have answered your questions and proudly earned your trust.

Editorial Principles


Given the nature of our content we need to present accurate and dependable information in all forms whether that be analysis, education, advice or anything in between. Our content is reviewed by multiple editors and experts to meet our standards with particular attention paid to formulas, facts, figures and examples.


We need to be clear to our readers about the sources of our information and the context in which we obtained it. We frequently source other publications, books, reports or other media in collecting the information we present to our readers, but, ultimately, our content is produced by our expert editors and writers, and is not crowd-sourced. Content that is created in collaboration with an advertiser will be clearly labeled as sponsored and presented as such. We take full responsibility for our content.


We strive to provide unique and valuable insights to our readers so that we become an essential part of their lives. By simplifying the complex and demystifying financial jargon we can educate our readers about finance and investing in a way that leads them to making smarter decisions.