Stocks how do I invest in Stocks?

What is stock?
How are stocks created and why do they exist?

Why would a person consider buying stocks?

How can a person research stocks?

How can a person acquire stocks?

What are some of the considerations and factors that go into selecting stocks?

How do investors actually hold their stocks?

What is the difference between investing in stocks or investing in a mutual fund, such as an index fund?

To be continued…..