5 Smart Investing Strategies The slideshow presentation that you would like to view is too large for your current screen resolution. Click here to view to view the slideshow at full resolution. Launch Presentation » Share | Related Content From Boats to Brokers From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history. Investing with Your Heart For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important. Impact of Taxes and Inflation Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.