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How to Cite Investopedia in APA Style


The mission of Investopedia, an Internet site created to build the most comprehensive online financial dictionary, is to educate the world about financial matters. Since its inception, the vision for Investopedia has expanded to become a resource for educational investing, personal finance and market analysis. The evolution of this online tool has made it a useful research tool often used as source for those writing papers. Guidelines specify how to cite your Investopedia entry in American Psychological Association format.

APA Entry for Investopedia

When creating an APA Investopedia entry, include as much of the following information as possible: Author's Last Name, First Name. (Date of publication). Title of document. Retrieved from http://Web address

For example: Thangavelu, Poonkulali. (2015 February 24). Ten Worst Mistakes Beginner Investors Make. Received from http: http://www.investopedia.com/articles/investing/022415/ten-worst-mistakes-beginner-investors-make.asp

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