Investing

Overview

Knowledge of basic money matters is key to financial security. Everyday Economics provides the foundation for understanding money management.

What are the advantages of investing money? What is the stock exchange? These questions and more are answered in Investing. In addition, readers will learn about interest and the types of investments provided by different companies.

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Overview

Knowledge of basic money matters is key to financial security. Everyday Economics provides the foundation for understanding money management.

What are the advantages of investing money? What is the stock exchange? These questions and more are answered in Investing. In addition, readers will learn about interest and the types of investments provided by different companies.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781605966502
  • Publisher: Weigl Publishers, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 7/28/2009
  • Series: Everyday Economics Series
  • Pages: 32
  • Age range: 9 - 12 Years
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.80 (h) x 0.10 (d)

Table of Contents

What is Investing? 4

When Did Investing Begin? 6

Investing in the United States 8

How Does Investing Work? 10

Types of Investments 12

Why Should a Person Invest? 14

Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange 16

Behind the Scenes 18

What is Liquidity? 20

Reading Your Investments 22

How Much Money Can Investing Make? 24

Investing Technology 26

Careers in Investing 27

What Have You Learned? 28

Make a Mock Stock Portfolio 30

Further Research/Websites 31

Glossary/Index 32

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