Investing is agonizing and overcomplicated. Cut through all of the complicated language, high fees, and dishonest or uneducated advisors--and get what both the last century's experience AND the laws of probability state beats the rest of the stock market over the long haul by investing in Index Funds!
I wrote this 17-slide ppt in simple language, gave action steps, and even specified what I invest in. For example, VFINX and VTSMX. And I include three books and a two-page essay of recommended reading. (In other words, I name the stock market experts from whom I learned the information.