Young Investors Society (YIS) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that gives high school students a unique opportunity to learn fundamental, long-term investing in an exciting and interactive way. It is traditionally run as an after-school club directed by amazing high school teachers who recognize the importance of financial literacy. The club experience was developed by some of the best investors and university professors in the industry. Together we’ll change the world, one investor at a time.
The Young Investors Society is proud to offer a unique array of programs to build the next generation of investors.
“You want your money to hang out with these two best friends: time and compound interest.” — Chris Hogan “You want your money to hang out with these two best friends: time and compound interest.” — Chris Hogan How it Works: The Start Investing NOW program is designed to encourage students to open a savings and/or [...]Read More
Young Investors Society has partnered with the CFA Institute to bring the CFA Investment Foundations® program to our YIS students in Fall 2020. The CFA Institute Investment Foundations Program covers the essentials of finance, ethics, and investment roles, providing a clear understanding of the global investment industry. This 80-hour online learning experience is designed [...]Read More
2018-2019 CYIA Achievers Student Name School /State/Region Sean Izaki Westlake High School, CA Lauryn Wang Westlake High School, CA Katia Arami Westlake High School, CA Nikhil Suresh BASIS-Scottsdale, AZ Shivank Agrawal BASIS-Scottsdale, AZ Alexander Burt BASIS-Scottsdale, AZ Bianca Hanly BASIS-Scottsdale, AZ Pranay Bhatt East New Brunswick High School, NJ Connie Lin Bellaire High School, TX [...]Read More
Young Investors Society is proud to recognize Ching Y. from Ying Wa College in Hong Kong for earning his CFA Institute Investment Foundations Program...