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Firsts with Fidelity

Life is full of firsts - a first date, a first house, a first job. Get the confidence, support and know-how to invest in your next firsts, whatever they are.

Important information - please keep in mind that the value of investments can go down as well as up, so you may get back less than you invest. Tax treatment depends on individual circumstances and all tax rules may change in the future. This information is not a personal recommendation for any particular investment. If you are unsure about the suitability of an investment you should speak to one of Fidelity’s advisers or an authorised financial adviser of your choice.

What's your next first?

How to get started

Whatever your next first is, we can help you invest in it. Here we take you through the basics of investing: the what, why and a few extra good-to-knows.

Taking those first steps is easier when we're armed with all the facts. Should I be investing at all? Why? And how do I even get a foot in the door? We've boiled our 50 years of investing experience into these quick explainer videos, so all the hard work's done for you.

Your investing jargon buster

Get to grips with these terms and you’ll be investing in your next first step in no time. There’s always more to learn, but let’s start with the basics.

Investing
Equity / Stock / Share
Stocks and Shares ISA
Fund
Risk
Environmental, social, governance (ESG)
Assets
Active vs passive
Bond
Diversification

Meet the investors

Figuring out your next move? Take it from someone who's been there. We spoke to someone starting out in the world of investing - getting their tips and experiences, from what made them begin to where it's helped them to go.

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Ready to invest?

Our simple, low-cost solution Easy Invest can help if you're ready to take your next first. You can start from as little as £25 a month and you'll own a slice of some of the world's biggest brands.

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