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A stake in the business

MoneySmart provides some sage advice about investing in shares.

Investing in shares will make you part-owner of a business. Shares can be a sound long-term investment but are very risky to use in the hope of making a quick buck.

Shares may also be referred to as stocks, securities or equities.

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Reproduced with permission of ASIC.

Source: ASIC's MoneySmart website, moneysmart.gov.au, 30 March 2011.