About the Stock Market Game
The Young Money Stock Market Game is a free game that allows
members to practice trading in a lifelike brokerage simulation.
By participating in the community, you can learn the ins and outs of
Wall Street by investing $1,000,000 in virtual money. This
virtual stock market game features real-time trading simulation and
multiple contests. Beginning investors can practice stock market
trading, compete with friends and investors, and win real money.
How to Play the Stock Market Game
The Stock Market Game, FREE to members of youngmoney.com (membership
is free too), allows players to invest in a wide variety of stocks.
Start your own game and invite friends. Compare your results.
Ready to play? Here's how to get started:
- Register as a youngmoney.com member (FREE)
(In addition to access to the stock market game, you'll receive
periodic email from youngmoney.com about new articles of interest,
upcoming events, and special promotions.)
- You'll receive an email from us asking you to confirm your registration by clicking on a link.
- Once you've confirmed your registration you're ready to play the youngmoney.com Stock Market Game!
Simply click on the LOG IN link at the top of any page and then click PLAY.
The Stock Market Game in the Classroom
The current economic problems spotlight a need for financial
literacy. Schools must teach children about money and investing without
breaking their own budget.
One creative way to do this is with the Young Money Stock Market
Game. Not only does this game teach saving and investing, it also
teaches decision making, critical thinking, and the importance of doing
Students receive $1,000,000 in virtual money. Then, using a live
trading simulation, they create their own portfolios. To build a
portfolio students must research and evaluate stocks, learn how the
economy works, and practice basic math.
Teachers can have students work together in a team or individually.