General knowledge of the stock market

  • The stock market will NOT always go up
  • The earlier you start investing, the more money you can end up saving because of the compound interest
  • People of ALL income levels and professions can be taken by investment fraud

Why is investing early important?

  • Company pensions are becoming a thing of the past
  • Social Security doesn’t cover all needs anymore
  • Learning the time value of money

Understanding the financial markets

  • Learn the relationship between risk and reward
  • Learn about the investment products
  • Explore the conditions that affect market prices
  • Grasp the extent and limits of government regulation of financial markets



US Investment Balances Skyrocketing to Historic Highs

Auction Markets

Economic Excess

1929 Crash Then vs. Now

Changes in Market Orders

Stock Splits, Real Value or Paper Magic?