1. Spend wisely.
2. No one cares about your money as much as you do.
3. Do your homework: scan thousands of stocks.
4. Overcome your fear of risk.
5. Focus on the long term.
6. Invest in quality businesses.
7. Hunt for exceptional bargains for solid companies.
8. Make decisions to invest based on how well money is being used by company management.
9. Be patient; wait until everything is in your favor to invest.
10. Sell losing stocks when the market is up; buy winning stocks during a crash.