3 Risky Investments That Could Cost You -- and Where to Invest Instead

Katie Brockman, The Motley Fool
·5-min read
3 Risky Investments That Could Cost You -- and Where to Invest Instead

Every investor wants to make as much money as possible in the stock market, and it can be tempting to take on riskier investments in hopes of getting rich overnight. The unfortunate truth, though, is that there's no way to "get rich quick" in the stock market -- at least without facing the risk of losing more than you gain. While these three types of investments may seem promising on the surface, they can cost you more than you think.