Do you have a student user guide to get started?

StockTrak is designed to be as intuitive as possible for beginners. One of the easiest ways to get started is by taking a look at our tutorial videos, which covers just about everything on the platform. Click here to view our tutorial videos. If you prefer a PDF user guide, we also have a short Read More…

               

Do the Professors ever participate?

We actively encourage Professors to personally participate in Stock-Trak! The Professor’s account can also be part of the class, which means the Instructor can participate as well. Also, two free demo accounts are given upon registration. While the Professor account is primarily used to register the class and to view the students’ progress, the demo Read More…

               

How long does the trading period last?

The length of the trading period is up to you. We recommend that the trading period begin one or two weeks after your classes have started, and that it ends at least one week before your last class. This will give your students some time to write a summary of their portfolio strategy/return.

               

What is the cost for the student accounts?

The cost per account varies depending on the number of trades required and the length of the trading period. Each service plan corresponds to a number of trades allowed and a trading period that you choose. Please note that costs for accounts outside of North America may vary, so consult the service plans listed when Read More…

               

How do I register my class?

Getting your class registered on StockTrak.com is simple and takes only 3 minutes. To get this process started, you will first need your Professor Account. Once you log in, you can click “Register Class” at the top of the page to set all of your class parameters. If you have any difficulty registering your class, you Read More…

               

How do we pay for the service?

When you register as an individual investor, you input your credit card number, and this credit card is charged at the same day of every month until you choose to cancel your account. When setting up student accounts for their class, the professors select whether the service will be paid for by the students or Read More…

               

To edit the details of an account, users can click on Dashboard > Edit Profile. In this page, users can change their password, address, etc. If you are having issues editing your profile, please do not hesitate to let us know and we will take care of it!

               

Students have the opportunity to purchase a second practice account for $4, which they can use both before your class starts and after it ends. These are accessible the moment your students register, and remains open afterwards as well. We created these accounts so students could learn how to use Stock-Trak and try out new Read More…

               

What is the “Stock-Trak Professor” Tournament?

All Professors on StockTrak.com are automatically assigned to a “Stock-Trak Professors” tournament, where they can trade against other professors and practice their trading skills. Please not that you can change the active class/tournament that your account is viewing via the “Current Class” drop-down menu.

               

How do other Professors use Stock-Trak?

StockTrak.com can be used in any class that mentions stocks, bonds, interest rates, currencies or financial planning. Have a look at our “New Professor” section to see how other professors use Stock-Trak! Professors are finding that Stock-Trak can play an integral role in the success of their class. Stock-Trak allows you to blend classroom theory Read More…

               

While we can reset student accounts at a Professor’s request, this method is not the most practical way to get your students to practice. The reset process takes time, especially if a request is made in the middle of the school semester, which is our busiest time for support issues. Furthermore, the trades made on Read More…