Is It Ever a Good Idea to Invest on Margin?

Matthew Frankel, CFP, The Motley Fool
·4-min read

Investing with margin, or borrowed money, might seem like a good way to boost your returns. In this Nov. 17 Fool Live video clip, Fool.com contributors Matt Frankel, CFP, and Jason Hall discuss how investing with margin works and why it's so important for new investors to know exactly what they're getting into. Jason Hall: Let's talk a little bit about what margin is.