- $39 for an Investing Basics 101 on-demand course (a $499 value)
Investing Basics 101 gives students the opportunity to gain financial knowledge from the mind of Dave Moenning—successful money manager with more than 25 years of experience, chief investment officer of an investment advisory firm, and president of the National Association of Active Investment Managers. The course teaches students—from young adults to established professionals—the principles of investing and the stock market with easy-to-follow, on-demand lessons. The course’s five, 30-minute videos can be viewed at each student’s leisure. In addition to topics such as stocks, bonds, and fixed income markets, they also guide in priming the intricacies of asset allocation, risk tolerance, and mutual funds.
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