Investing for Market Beginners

"I like my money right where I can see it: hanging in my closet." Carry Bradshaw from "Sex in the City". Unfortunately, there are many Carry Bradshaw's in the real world and way too many followers who don't blaze their own trails when it comes to financial survival. Even today, Manola Blahnik's Mary Janes are history. Fashion is fashion. What it's not is an investment. As Ralph Lauren once said: "Fashion is