Financial Literacy

National Financial Literacy Month

National Financial Literacy Month takes place every year throughout the month of April in an effort to highlight the importance of financial literacy and teach citizens how to establish and maintain healthy financial habits. 

BetterInvesting, a nonprofit investment education organization, supports the mission of National Financial Literacy Month by providing free educational programs and resources on a number of personal finance topics. We specialize in teaching individuals how to invest in stocks for the long term, and how to start and run a successful stock investment club.

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Educational Programs

BetterInvesting has hundreds of volunteers in chapters across the country who conduct  financial education programs in person and online. Check with your local BetterInvesting chapter to find a BetterInvesting sponsored event near you. 

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Financial Literacy Articles

The following articles will help you get started on your path to financial literacy and the financial security that comes with it. Feel free share them with family and friends to help them get started as well.

Current Events
Market Madness 
 
Money and Investing
The Advantages of Saving and Investing Early
Six Steps to Successful Stock Investing
How Mutual Funds Work
Money Mistakes 
 
Investment Clubs
How to Start an Investment Club Online
How to Hold Your Own Investment Club Meeting Online
 
Retirement
Social Security Basics With a Twist 
How to Catch Up With Saving for Retirement

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Financial Literacy Videos

Discover the rationale for long-term stock investing and how BetterInvesting principles can be applied to becoming a successful investor.
 



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Learn how the BetterInvesting stock selection process and the BetterInvesting Stock Selection Guide (SSG) will help you make informed and profitable stock investing decisions.



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This presentation is for anyone who wants to learn about investment clubs and how they provide the perfect environment for individuals to learn to invest successfully and profit in the stock market.


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