Learn the skills to navigate the stock market and build wealth over a lifetime.

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.

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Our Programs

The Young Investors Society is proud to offer a unique array of programs to build the next generation of investors.

Start Investing NOW

“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 [...]

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CFA Investment Foundations® Program

  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 [...]

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CYIA™ Achievers

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 [...]

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Partners

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CFA Institute
Stockpile
World Federation of Young Investors

Latest Articles

Join the YIS Global Online Club!

Thank you to everyone who attended our YIS Global Online Club meeting this week! We will be meeting every Wednesday at 4:00 pm (PST)/...

- ReadMore - September 16, 2020

YIS Merchandise Store OPEN!

Young Investors Society is excited to launch our YIS Merchandise Store. You can choose from a variety of hoodies, t-shirts, bags, and accessories! 100%...

- ReadMore - September 15, 2020

Enter the Start Investing NOW Giveaway!

A new school year means another chance to enter the Start Investing NOW Giveaway! The Start Investing Now Giveaway is NOW easier than ever...

- ReadMore - September 14, 2020

YIS Global Online Club

Thank you to everyone who attended the launch of our YIS Global Online Club! We will be meeting every Wednesday at 4:00 pm (PST)/...

- ReadMore - September 11, 2020

Congratulations for completing the CFA Institute Investment Foundations Program!

Young Investors Society is proud to recognize Ching Y. from Ying Wa College in Hong Kong for earning his CFA Institute Investment Foundations Program...

- ReadMore - September 10, 2020

YIS Global Online Club (U.S & Asia) are COMING!

YIS Global Online Club (U.S & Asia) is COMING! Young Investors Society will launch the YIS Global Online Club for new YIS students and...

- ReadMore - September 8, 2020
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