Millions of Americans and countless others around the world invest in the U.S. equities markets, some directly, others through pension plans, mutual funds and other vehicles. While some investors rely on investment professionals for advice, others choose to chart their own investment course. But regardless of exactly where they invest and whose advice they seek, The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc. (FINRA) believes all investors should have access to basic educational information about investing. Read more about FINRA Investor Knowledge Quiz
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If you’re somehow unaware of the cultural obsession with podcasts, you’re seriously missing out. Plain and simple: Podcasts are an excellent way to learn about money. While there are a number of personal finance podcasts out there, many of us lack the higher-level financial literacy to truly benefit. But these seven are incredibly accessible — well-produced, excellently researched, full of big personality, and on heavy rotation with the DailyWorth staff. Read more about DailyWorth Recommends 7 Personal Finance Podcasts
Congratulations to our latest Kindle winner, Ariel Breaux. Ariel attended an Advanced Smart Investing class at Redstone MWR and shared her experiences in a survey which qualified her for the prize drawing.