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.

CYIA™ Achievers

Student Name School /State/Region Richmond Tan International School of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Vu Nam Phan International School of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Tehnish Paramiswaran International School of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Evelyn Ramli International School of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Cheryl Choong International School of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Ryohei Kurita International School of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Alex Kim […]

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The Dollar-a-Day Challenge

We want every student to not only learn the concepts of investing, but also put those concepts into practice by participating in the Dollar-a-Day Challenge. This is an opportunity for students to start investing their own money. Students who participate in the Dollar-a-Day Challenge may be eligible for a Free Money Match from our donors.

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Global Stock Pitch Competition

YIS’ annual flagship event is the Global Stock Pitch Competition. This competition is the culmination of investment skills gained during the year and provides High School students hands-on mentoring in financial analysis. Students (either individually or in teams of two) create a “best stock idea” and analyze a publicly traded company–sometimes meeting with company management.

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YIS Overview

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CFA Institute
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World Federation of Young Investors

Latest Articles

Get Your Copy of The Early Investor Today!

Young Investors Society is excited to launch The Early Investor Book written by one of our very own YIS teachers, Mike Zisa. The Early...

- ReadMore - February 21, 2020

Registration for YIS State Stock Pitch Competitions is OPEN!

The 2020 State & Regional Stock Pitch Competitions will take place during April 2020. If your club/school would like to host the event for...

- ReadMore - February 15, 2020

Spring Dollar-A-Day Challenge Deadline Extended!

Spring Dollar-A-Day Challenge Deadline Has Been Extended! The Spring round of the Dollar-A-Day Challenge has been extended to February 28th so that all YIS...

- ReadMore - February 13, 2020

Congratulations to our 2020 Shark Tank Contest Winner!

Congratulations to our 2020 Shark Tank Contest Winner, Cole W. from Thousand Oaks High School, CA who is featured in today’s Conejo Valley Unified...

- ReadMore - February 10, 2020

YIS February Monthly Reporter Newsletter

Catch up on all the Young Investors Society happenings with our Monthly Reporter Newsletter. The February issue is now available. https://mailchi.mp/3f0dfc2a122f/young-investors-society-february-2020-newsletter-4061885?fbclid=IwAR0L4-zMiMk608mH9ZQdJf2qACgfSaa33eHoelk_ZrhgorD3fr5QHBtXo6M

- ReadMore - February 10, 2020

Congratulations to our 2020 Shark Tank Contest Winners!

Thank you to everyone who entered our 2020 YIS Shark Tank Contest! We had so many great entries from amazing PDF write-ups, videos, and...

- ReadMore - February 7, 2020

Congratulations to our YIS Shark Tank Contest Finalists!

Congratulations to our YIS Shark Tank Contest Finalists! Top winners will be officially announced later this week!

- ReadMore - February 5, 2020

Apply for the Dollar-A-Day FREE Money Match Scholarship for Spring 2020!

Thank you to all the schools that are working on the Dollar-A-Day Challenge Free Money Match Write-Ups for our Spring 2020 round. The 2020...

- ReadMore - February 4, 2020

Start Investing NOW Giveaway: Next Drawing on January 30th!

Last Chance to Enter the Start Investing NOW Giveaway in January! Young Investors Society has launched the Start Investing Now program to encourage students...

- ReadMore - January 30, 2020

Start Investing NOW Giveway: Next Giveaway is January 30th!

Don’t Forget to Enter the Start Investing NOW Giveaway for January! Young Investors Society has launched the Start Investing Now program to encourage students...

- ReadMore - January 22, 2020

YIS Shark Tank Contest: All Submissions DUE by Jan. 25th!

Celebrate Shark Tank’s 11th Anniversary! Win a Chance to Meet Barbara Corcoran in NYC! Watch NBC’s Shark Tank © 11th season. Set your DVR’s!...

- ReadMore - January 20, 2020

YIS Meet & Greet Fundraiser at Blaze Pizza

Thank you to everyone that made it out to Blaze Pizza, LLC for our first Young Investors Society Meet & Greet Fundraiser! I am...

- ReadMore - January 17, 2020

Congratulations to the Dollar-A-Day FREE Money March Scholarship Awardees for Fall 2019!

Congratulations to the following YIS students who were awarded the Dollar-A-Day FREE Money Match scholarships for Fall 2019!  

- ReadMore - January 14, 2020

Young Investors Society Hong Kong Investment Symposium

It’s not too late to RSVP for the 2020 Young Investors Society Hong Kong Investment Symposium on Jan. 11th! Spend the day with investment...

- ReadMore - January 6, 2020

Monthly Reporter Newsletter: January 2020

Catch up on all the Young Investors Society happenings with our Monthly Reporter Newsletter. The January issue is now available. https://mailchi.mp/f7d0235e050c/young-investors-society-january-2020-newsletter-4031249

- ReadMore - January 5, 2020

Meet & Greet Fundraiser on 1/16 in Westlake, CA

Join us for our first Meet & Greet Fundraiser in SoCal on Jan. 16th! Meet local YIS clubs from Agoura, Oak Park, Westlake, Thousand...

- ReadMore - December 13, 2019

Monthly Reporter Newsletter: December 2019

Catch up on all the Young Investors Society happenings with our Monthly Reporter Newsletter. The December issue is now available. https://mailchi.mp/younginvestorssociety/young-investors-society-december-2019-newsletter-4018121  

- ReadMore - December 4, 2019
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