Welcome to our financial series designed to help teens learn some basic financial skills to prepare for adulthood.
This virtual presentation which will cover reasons to invest in the stock market, what is the stock market, mutual funds vs individual stocks, index funds vs. actively managed funds, mutual fund vs. ETF, investing expenses, IRA’s, 401(k), and how money invested in the stock market grows over time. The last part will show the students how they can start investing in the stock market today.
Our presenter is Dean Allen who was able to retire eight years ago at the age of 51, due to wise financial decisions. He enjoys sharing with young people how it was he was able to accomplish that during presentations, so they can do well with money and retire someday. He speaks at local high schools, colleges, and libraries. He is the author of the book: Make Me Rich: The Path to Financial Freedom for Your High School / College Student which is available to be checked out from the local author collection at The Round Rock Public Library.
More information on his presentations can be found at his website.
Teens will register, but parents are welcome to sit in alongside their teen/teens for the presentation. If you cannot attend, please cancel your reservation via Eventbrite or call 512.218.3275.
For more information contact Jane Dance, 512.218.7012.