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Investing 101: Understanding the Stock Market

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8 Lessons (21m)
    • 1. Why You'll Love This Course!

    • 2. What Is The Stock Market?

    • 3. What Is A Broker?

    • 4. What Is A Stock?

    • 5. Why Do Companies Go Public?

    • 6. What Is An Index?

    • 7. Index Types

    • 8. What Is An ETF?

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About This Class

The stock market is the key to building personal wealth, but it is also often misunderstood.

In this 20-minute class you'll learn:

 - how the stock market & exchanges like the NASDAQ and the NYSE work;

 - why companies go public and how their shares work;

 - why brokers exist and why their services are valuable;

 - how indexes like the S&P500 work and why they matter;

 - how ETFs work and why they are your most important tool.

Once you're done watching the videos check out the class project: you'll find very useful tools there that will help you with your investing!