We all go through life believing in myths. Believing some of them may not hurt us too much, such as the myth that we all need to drink eight cups of water a day. (There’s no one-amount-fits-all — much depends on your body and your activity level.) Believing other myths can hurt us, and that can be particularly true for financial myths.
Stock market myths can be disastrous to your financial security. Don’t let these wreck your retirement. Here are five investing myths you should ignore to build a more financially secure future for yourself.