Seven Stock Trading Tips for Teens New to Investing

Once you get educated and become familiar with the risks, starting small can get you on your way to reaching financial goals and building long-term wealth.

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A growing number of young people are being drawn into the world of investing. Stock investment can be a terrific way to reach your financial goals and develop long-term wealth if you have the right knowledge to develop a successful stock trading strategy. For teenagers, it's especially appealing, given it’s an exciting and novel opportunity to earn money and learn while doing so.

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Kerim Derhalli
Founder and CEO, Invstr

Kerim Derhalli is the founder and CEO of Invstr, an award-winning financial education and investment app. Invstr’s mission is to empower everyone to take charge of their financial future. Invstr has been downloaded over 1,000,000 times by users in over 220 countries. Prior to Invstr, Derhalli built a 30-year career building, growing and managing multibillion-dollar businesses at leading financial institutions all around the world.