Investing is all about taking risks. For some, they are calculated risks that are based on advice from professionals, a deep knowledge of the economy and the markets, and an understanding of their own goals. For others, taking big risks for the hope of big rewards is the name of the game and these investors stand to gain a lot — but can also lose it all.
Finding out where you fall on the spectrum often has a lot to do with your unique personality. Here are eight personality traits that may have a big effect on your investment behavior.