Investing in Different Markets

Introduction to the Pack - 5 courses

There are way more investment options out there than just common stocks. These courses will walk through the basics of investing in alternative investment products.

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Bonds for Beginners
Bonds 101

Bonds are one of oldest security types known to man and an important addition to any portfolio.

Here's what you'll learn in 10 minutes.
  1. 1. The Fixed Income Survival Guide
  2. 2. What Are Bonds?
  3. 3. Why Should You Invest In Bonds?
  4. 4. How To Invest In Bonds
  5. 5. How Are Bonds Priced?
  6. 6. Bond ETFs
  7. 7. Quiz
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Introduction to ETFs
ETF

Exchange-Traded funds, better known as ETFs, are some of the hottest traded securities on the market. This course will show you why they’re all the rage.

Here's what you'll learn in 10 minutes.
  1. 1. What is an ETF?
  2. 2. A Brief History of the ETF
  3. 3. Pros and Cons
  4. 4. Index ETFs
  5. 5. Industry ETFs
  6. 6. Commodity ETFs
  7. 7. Niche ETFs
  8. 8. Tips for Creating a Balanced ETF Portfolio
  9. 9. Quiz
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Investing in Real Estate
Real Estate

This course will teach you the basics to investing in real estate. You’ll learn why real estate is an important and integral part of your investment portfolio and some buying tips.

Here's what you'll learn in 10 minutes.
  1. 1. Introduction
  2. 2. Why Invest in Real Estate?
  3. 3. Real Estate Investment Options - Brick and Mortar
  4. 4. Real Estate Investment Options - REITs
  5. 5. Example of 3 REITs
  6. 6. Intro to the REIT ETF
  7. 7. Buying REIT ETF
  8. 8. The Unlisted REIT ETF
  9. 9. Quiz
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Intro to Forex
Forex

Foreign exchange is the most common banking transaction in the world. Every time you enter a new country and trade in your US dollars for another currency, you are conducting a foreign exchange transaction. Learn all about it here.

Here's what you'll learn in 10 minutes.
  1. 1. Intro to Forex
  2. 2. The Forex Market
  3. 3. Currency Pairs
  4. 4. Trading Forex
  5. 5. Trading Strategies
  6. 6. The Beginner's toolkit
  7. 7. Case Study: George Soros
  8. 8. Quiz
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Introduction to Preferred Shares
Preferred Shares

In this course, you’ll learn about the ins and outs of preferred shares, and the characteristics that make them different from common shares.

Here's what you'll learn in 10 minutes.
  1. 1. What is Preferred Stock?
  2. 2. How They Work
  3. 3. Investor's Strategy
  4. 4. Case Study: GE Capital
  5. 5. Compared to Bonds
  6. 6. Compared to Common Stock
  7. 7. Resources
  8. 8. Quiz
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