As most people realize, it is necessary to save money so that one will amass personal wealth over time. We will generally look at the word investment from a rather broad perspective. In particular, the word “investment” is commonly looked at from an overly narrow view. This is unfortunate since there are multitudes of different investments that you can explore. Some investments are aggressive and come with great risk. There are those that gravitate towards such investments. However, there are also many less aggressive investments that may appeal to those that do not want to see their capital subjected to marketing volatility. Among the least aggressive investment options available would be Certificates of Deposits and they are certainly popular for the conservative investor.
A Certificate of Deposit is usually referred to as a CD. It is also commonly called a time deposit. This would be a more accurate term since it clearly depicts what type of an investment strategy is employed when