The verb TO INVEST comes from the Latin and means 'drape with a vestment, cover, surround'. Hence the idea of giving savings a new appearance by 'investing' them in securities or other financial instruments.

Read our WISE UP! fact sheets or watch our brief videos of stories from everyday life. You might well be grappling with decisions similar to those of our characters.

Fact Sheets

  1. Bonds
  2. Crypto-assets
  3. Government securities
  4. Investment funds


  1. Investing (only available in Italian)