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investing for children: Original post by Mike Parker of Demand Media There is a significant difference between saving and investing. Saving involves the periodic or systematic setting aside of funds in a safe, secure location that is easily assessable, such as a savings account in a federally insured bank. Investing involves the ownership of an asset and typically involves a certain amount of risk, which may be slight or…

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