StockTrak | Finance Education Gamified

StockTrak has been the global leader of virtual stock market simulations for over 30 years. We provide a virtual platform for professors to teach financial literacy to their students enrolled in university or college classes. Investment professors, don’t let your students miss out on this fantastic learning opportunity. Last year, we had 8000 students registered Read More…

Engaging College Personal Budgeting Program

StockTrak has been a leading provider of global virtual financial simulations, with over 1500 professors using the platform in their class every semester! Now we have a new personal budgeting program, that is perfect for personal finance professors and Campus Wide Financial Literacy Challenges. Student are engaged to learn because the program uses real-world scenarios Read More…

Are you passionate about investing and personal finance? Do you want to share your knowledge and experience with other students? If the answer is yes to both of these questions, then you could make an excellent candidate as the StockTrak TikTok spokesperson. Please read the job description below and if you feel this applies to Read More…

Developing Your Personal Brand

And Why You Should Start Now You see somewhere between 4000 to 10,000 ads every day, (reference) so you’ve got a pretty good idea which companies are succeeding and which ones are not at developing a strong brand. The goal of this article is to show you how branding is not just for publicly traded Read More…

Am I Taking the Right Course?

University students often wonder if they’re on the right course throughout their education. You’re still defining your values, ideologies, and your self-image, and how what your doing at this moment will impact the rest of your life. This is the beginning of your professional trajectory and also a time of big changes and choices.  Stopping Read More…

StockTrak New Features Update – Spring 2021

There are many new enhancements this Spring that will improve how both professors and students use the platform.   General Improvements   1.New Dashboard • “Assignments” front and center – students have clear expectations • Financial literacy classes will also include a budget game snapshot • Generally fewer tables and less clutter 2. Onboarding • Read More…

  Webinar Hosted by Lauren Minch (CFA, CPA) and Mike Duffy (CPA) Date: Mar 25, 2021 – 11 AM CST (12 PM EST & 9 AM PST). Hello, I’m Lauren. I’ve been in the financial education market for 20 years, serving as an adjunct professor at the University of Dallas in the Business Graduate Program, Read More…

After some experience buying and selling a few stocks, you may be interested in diversifying your portfolio across different market sectors. For example, health care, information technology, consumer Discretionary, etc. What can you do to find the best stocks in a particular sector that is outperforming the market? First of all, my recommendation is to Read More…

StockTrak, together with Wiley Efficient Learning, promotes the National Challenge during Spring and Fall. Students are challenged to manage a million-dollar portfolio and generate profits over four weeks. We spoke with the winners to better understand their minds during the competition. StockTrak: Tell me about yourself. Zach, 8th place winner: My name is Zachary M, and Read More…

During Spring and Fall, StockTrak, together with Wiley Efficient Learning, promotes the National Challenge. Students are challenged to manage a million-dollar portfolio and generate profits over four weeks. We spoke with the winners to better understand their tactics and strategies in the challenge. StockTrak: Tell me a bit about yourself. Mark, 1st place winner: My Read More…

My Robinhood Review: Is Robinhood Legit?

Robinhood and Your Investments Robinhood was just fined 65 million dollars for misleading customers. Ouch. Robinhood (or RH, as they are known to exactly no one) caused a massive shake-up of the brokerage industry when they launched in 2015. They promised $0 commissions. Their waitlist was months long – but I was ready. I signed Read More…