Your initial outlay is an investment. Your wine, art, culture, fences, and computers are also investments. But the thing about ordinary day-to-day investing is that you don't always think of it as an investment, and it's quite difficult to see a long-term investment as your home. Also, if you don't have plans to buy an additional home, you can't live in yours.
So, is it time to diversify your investments? Maybe you've been thinking about it for a while, or maybe you're really new, you need to sit down and figure out what you want and what you want to do to get what you want.
Of course, you can stick to online trading. Online stock trading is like any other stock trading designed to be done online. When trading online, you usually have a broker. But instead of meeting your broker in their office, meet them online. You'll still need to research your broker and get their testimonials and recommendations, but it's usually easier to do online. You can also take advantage of the online wine trade (also known as online-weinhandel in the German language)via searching over the internet.
Before you start trading online, you may need to do some online stock comparisons. It basically means that you compare things that interest you. This is how you can compare online brokers. You can compare online stocks that interest you and you can compare different markets that interest you.
Another option is to start trading futures. In general, the word futures means to trade a commodity or currency on a specific date in the future. You have to be pretty sure which way your stock or currency of choice will move.