What is a Good Investment?

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There is no doubt that if you asked this question of a number of people you are probably going to get a variety of responses. For instance, one person may favour investing in property, a second in stocks and shares, a third in gold and another in an ordinary building society savings account. In generic terms, you could say that a good investment is one that provides you with what you consider to be an acceptable rate of return either in the form of capital growth, income or a combination. How...