We offer a free stock market game featuring real-time stock prices and rankings that allows users to learn about the stock markets and practice investing in stocks, ETFs, bonds, and mutual funds.
Register and immediately receive $100,000 in virtual cash and get access to all the helpful lessons and videos in our Education Center. All users can create their own custom contests and challenge their friends, family or co-workers.Learn more
Create your own private competition for your class or club. Set the contest dates that work best for your class schedule (have your students trade for one week, one month, one year-whatever works best for you!), choose the initial cash balance, and set other contest rules like commission rates.
To get your class started with our free stock market game, just register now and then follow the links to create your own contest.
Here are some useful resources to help you get started on setting up your class or contest.
COLLEGE PROFESSORS: Learn more about our college stock market game.
Finding great resources for economics and personal finance classes can be tough – which is why we are here to help! HowTheMarketWorks is the only free stock game designed for the classroom. Your students can sign up with their own username, or you as the teacher can generate accounts to distribute to your class – requiring no personal information whatsoever!
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Make sure you set up your stock market contest in the right place!
We have different version of our platform depending on what type of contest you want to run.