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Guide to Investing in Funds

Investing in funds guide

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Whether you are a first-time investor, or a more experienced investor looking to find out more about investing in funds, this guide is for you.

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This guide is not personalised advice. Please remember the value of investments can fall as well as rise so you could get back less than you invest. Tax rules can change and the value of the tax benefits will depend on your circumstances.

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Find out how to choose funds, cut costs and build a portfolio

Funds offer a simple, low cost and convenient way of investing and are popular with thousands of private investors. This guide contains everything investors needs to know, including:

  • The basics - what are funds and how do they work?
  • Passive and actively managed funds - what's the difference?
  • How can you deal in funds?
  • What charges are involved with investing in funds and how can they be reduced?
  • How to research and choose funds - what questions should you ask?
  • Lump-sum investing and regular savings in funds
  • How to invest tax-efficiently in funds
  • Why buy funds with Hargreaves Lansdown?

This guide is not personalised advice. Please remember the value of investments can fall as well as rise so you could get back less than you invest. Tax rules can change and the value of the tax benefits will depend on your circumstances.

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