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Back in the day, if you were looking to save up your spare change, you’d look to the ol’ faithful piggy bank. But, nowadays, as cash is slowing becoming obsolete, some are turning to micro-investing as the modern-day answer to the piggy bank. With micro-investing apps, not only can you save up your chump change but you can invest it.
With the internet housing a wealth of investment knowledge and new fintech apps make organising your investments easier than ever before, it's largely unsurprising that more investors are embracing the do-it-yourself approach. But exactly what tools are the savvy self-directed investors using to make their investment decisions and build their portfolio?