Saving is good, but investing may be even better
"It's not how much money you make, but how much money you keep, how hard it works for you, and how many generations you keep it for." - Robert Kiyosaki
A mix of stocks and bonds may have greater growth potential than a savings account at a bank. You can keep your investment plan really simple by following a few basic guidelines and see average returns that are better than a savings account.
Investing according to Warren Buffet: “The economy, as measured by gross domestic product, can be expected to grow at an annual rate of about 3 percent over the long term, and inflation of 2 percent would push nominal GDP growth to 5 percent. Stocks will probably rise at about that rate and dividend payments will boost total returns to 6 percent to 7 percent.”