You guessed it! The answer is to make money.
Investors will purchase shares from a company they believe will grow in the future. The more the company grows, the more money investors can pocket.
Increasingly, investors are also using their money as a vote of support for a company. By investing in a company you believe to make smart environmental, social and ethical choices, you can make money and feel good about it too.
Tips and tricks
Investing can be a great way to gain some extra cash. But remember it does come with risk.