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These are the smartest stocks to buy right now

These are the smartest stocks to buy right now

Whether you realize it or not, the stock market is a wealth-building machine. The secret to success in the market is simply having patience and allowing your investing thesis in great companies to play out over time. If you buy with a long-term mindset, the data is crystal clear that you have a really good chance to build wealth and potentially achieve financial independence.

Perhaps the best thing of all about investing in stocks is that you don’t need a mountain of money to do so. With most online brokerages eliminating minimum deposit amounts and trading commissions on major exchanges, you can invest $300 and begin (or further) your trek toward financial freedom.

If you have $300 you can spare that won’t be needed to pay bills or cover emergencies, this trio of companies represents the smartest stocks you can buy right now.

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Gordon Fox is the editor of investinglate.com and writes about Investments, Savings, and how to make the most of your money