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Best FREE Stock Market Game to learn to invest with confidence.

HowTheMarketWorks.com is the top resource to practice trading real stocks using virtual money the same way you would trade using an actual online brokerage account. It's the best way to learn to invest risk free. The site features all the tools you would expect from a real brokerage account.

Your very own custom stock game

Our trading simulator is the most realistic paper trading brokerage account on the web. You can practice trading real stocks, ETFs, and mutual funds using real-time market prices and get the practice you need to start trading with confidence! If you are just starting to learn about the stock market and want more help, you can also take our online stock market course to learn about investing basics Beginners Investing Course.

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Future investors and traders - create your own custom stock market game now

Create your own private competition for your friends, family and colleagues. Set the competition dates that work best for you and your friends (have the challenge run for for one week, one month, one year--whatever works best for you!), choose the initial cash, and set other challenge rules like commission rates and minimum stock prices. To get your game up and runninh with our free site, just register now and then follow the links to "create your own contest."