Examples of financial investments
Precious metal that has held its value for thousands of years.
Savings account that is exempt from tax. Investment amount is limited to £20,000 annually (UK adult).
Ownership of a part of a company or asset, bought either as individual stocks or as a basket of stocks in a fund or unit trust.
Residential homes, commercial property, or investment property like buy-to-let. Usually, one of the largest investments most people will make.