Investment Exam Study Questions
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What is partial ownership or share of a company
When you stop working at age 65?
When should you start saving for retirement?
When you first start your job
What is the type of investment option that puts your money into different stocks and bonds with a investment manager/expert? (CW38, #30)
A person who owns stock in a company are called a .... (CW38 #22)
Stockholder or shareholder
____ interest enables you to earn more money by reinvesting your earnings (CW38, #5)
loans to a company or government
When you own stocks, you might earn _____ which are payments from the company's profits to their stockholders. (CW38, #33)
What are the four common types of retirement accounts? (#8 of CW38)
401k, 403b, IRA, Roth IRA
Type of mutual fund that tracks to stock market and puts your money in different accounts (diversifies your investments) (CW38, #31)
A person the trades and buys stocks at the NYSE (New York Stock Exchange) (CW42, Poster 8, #3)
How long do you have to wait to take money out of Roth IRA? (#15 of CW38)
What kind of investment is considered safer because they're guaranteed?
When you set money aside for long-term goals (CW38, #19)
Which two retirement accounts are through your employer? (CW38, #9)
If you give a loan to Amazon.com with promise they'll repay with interest, you bought a ___. (CW38, #27-29)
What is one index that tells us how the stock market is doing? (CW38, #39-44)
S&P 500 or Dow Jones
What is another word for stock?
share or security
What investment is considered more risky but chance for higher rewards?
A market or place for buying and selling stocks (CW38, #38)
Which retirement account are you taxed when you CONTRIBUTE/PUT money in but not at retirement?
If you give a loan to Fairfax County with promise they'll repay with interest, you bought a ___. (CW38, #27-29)
What is the largest stock exchange in the world? (CW38, #39-44)
New York Stock Exchange
Which is safer: stocks or bonds?
allow you to earn dividends from a company's profits (stocks or bonds)
Investment _______: This is a collection of your investments that you hold including: stocks, bonds, money market accounts, and savings.
If Craig's company is willing to match his contribution up to 3% and Craig is contributing 7%, how much is his company contributing to his 401k?
If you give a loan to US Federal Government with promise they'll repay with interest, you bought a ___. (CW38, #27-29)
Which stock exchange is only online? (CW38, #39-44)
Which is safer: buying one stock or index fund?