Learn about Investing

From budgets and personal finances to investing, the library has resources to help you learn more about money and to assist you in reaching your goals. Check out these resources to get started. 

Beginner Investing

If you’re new to investing, you’ll want to get started with a plan before you dive in deep. 

Gale Courses

Gale Courses provide in-depth, instructor-led courses that you can join by using your library card. These courses will help you get started on your investment journey: 

Print Resources

If you’d prefer to have a book by your side, these are great options to consider. 

Personal Finance

I Will Teach You to Be Rich

Broke Millennial Takes on Investing

The Wolf of Investing

The 5 Years Before You Retire

Advanced Investing 

Do you have a plan in mind and feel ready to dive in? Use these resources to keep up-to-date with your investments.

Investing Center

The Investing Center database includes research on more than 30,000 stocks, mutual funds and exchange-traded funds (ETFs). It is designed specifically for individual investors. The Investing Center allows you to build and test a portfolio, and it also offers interactive workshops and classes to sharpen your investing skills. 

Click here to learn more about how to use the Investing Center. 

Click here to get started with the Investing Center.  

Value Line

Value Line offers information on thousands of stocks, market advice, and reports.

Click here to get started with Value Line.