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By Brian McKay

Economic experts will tell you that if you want to ensure that your finances thrive in the future, you need to invest now. But which investments are worth your time and money? This is the question of the day and we think we’ve got the answers. The financial market will change in 2017 but there are still chances to make a lot of money for investors with keen eyes and a wealth of knowledge. Here are the greatest investments that are worth looking into and how to get started the right way.

IT Companies And Automation

If you’re thinking about investing in companies make sure that you focus on IT businesses and those that are specializing in automation. Over the next five years we’re going to see a massive change in the job market. Many jobs are going to disappear completely, being replaced by automated technology and robotics. Just yesterday a new report revealed that many restaurants and food outlets are already using robots to make meals. It is likely that this trend will continue in the future. Thus, it makes a lot of sense to invest money in businesses pushing this concept into reality.

IT businesses are also important with IT support being a top service that every business needs. These days there are very few companies that are not at least partially run online. Thus if you are looking to buy shares in a business, this would be your best bet.

If you don’t know how to buy shares or where to start make sure that you do use a broker. They will find the best deals on the market for you and ensure that you always turn a profit.

Property

Right now the property market has bounced back, so it’s the perfect time to invest. The value of the property is high in most areas across the country and people are making a fortune selling it on. You can also make a lot of money by renting property out but only if you know how to manage it. Managing a property can cost a fortune with maintenance costs making it difficult to earn an honest living. That’s why you should use a property management service to handle all the issues for you. Do this, and there is no reason why property investment shouldn’t be a top choice for you next year.

Gold

Economic analysts are currently unsure what state the economic world will be in by next year. It’s possible that America and other countries will continue to thrive. However, it may also be due to certain wild cards that we head into another, longer, recession. Depending on which side of the line you fall on, you may think about investing in gold. Gold, often seen as the only true form of currency is never a bad investment. It’s one of the best ways to keep your money safe even if the economy does collapse. It never drops in value and instead, stays strong even in economic turmoil.

The only issue with gold is storage. The best idea is to invest in a storage service that you can trust to keep your capital safe.

We hope you use one of these investments to build your capital and keep your money secure in 2017.