Investment Club Support

The Portland Chapter provides support to BetterInvesting clubs in a variety of ways. The following subject areas contain valuable information in an effort to keep our investment clubs running smoothly and profitably.  Please let us know if you have any questions by contacting us at

Investment Club Visits

What does your club need to learn? Would you like one of our Directors to visit your club to provide a short training session or demo an online tool to your club? Many Club Visits are free (First-time visit by a Chapter Director, Starting a New Club-type visit, and Club Visits celebrating significant club anniversaries are free – and usually run 20-25 minutes. Portfolio Reviews and complete workshops run longer and may have a small charge to cover our costs. Contact us at

Investment Club Contact FAQs

If you have questions about determining who your club contact currently is, how to change your club contact and other frequently asked questions, please see the attached document or contact us at

Please be sure that your club contact realizes that they will be the only one in the club receiving mailings and materials from the Chapter and that they should bring or forward copies of those items to the other members of the club.

Related Files - Club Contact FAQ 

Investment Club Anniversary Certificate eProgram

The Portland Chapter recognizes clubs celebrating their incremental five year anniversaries. We believe reaching such a milestone is an achievement deserving recognition and congratulations from BetterInvesting. Home Office provides the Portland Chapter a certificate for each investment club reaching this milestone. 
A chapter representative will reach out to the club contact of each investment club celebrating this special anniversary to make arrangements for the certificate presentation. Please be sure to let us know of any change in contact information with regard to your club contact by sending an email to

Investment Club Portfolio Tune-up

In partnership with the Illowa Chapter, the Portland Chapter is proud to present a new program to our Portland Chapter Clubs: Our Directors have been trained how to review your Club Portfolio using the same techniques and process as Allen Holdsworth (a Chapter Director for the Iowa & Illinois Chapter.) 
See the BI Portland Club Portfolio Tune - up Flyer for details. 

Investment Club Fantasy Portfolio  Contest

New to the Portland Chapter for the 2023/2024 fiscal year is the introduction of a BI Portland Club Fantasy Portfolio Contest, open only to BetterInvesting Portland Chapter Investment Clubs. Entries can be made online up to midnight on Saturday, September 23 (the day of our Annual Meeting, while mail-in entries must be received by Noon on Friday, September 22, the day before our annual meeting. 

Special Note to Clubs: three (3) prizes for the 2023-2024 Contest year will be awarded at our Annual Meeting in September 2024. Plan your entries this Summer (2023) and make your submissions early. We know one Chapter Club that plans to enter – so unless your club doesn't enter this year, just one club will win a prize! You do not need to enter your Club Portfolio stocks or your personal holdings. You can select whatever stocks you wish to own --Clubs will be able to see how well their selections perform in relation to other clubs in the contest throughout the year. Your Club must be a Portland Chapter Club throughout the contest period in order to win a prize. See rules and an entry form here and have fun! 

Thank you for being a BetterInvesting Club!