Stocks

October 7, 2022

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Will Rising Federal Debt Slow Economic Growth?

Over the past 70 years, rising government debt generally has been accompanied by weaker economic activity. But it's not a simple relationship.

Short Selling: The Risks and Rewards

Make sure you understand the risks of short selling before taking the plunge.

What is Thematic Investing?

Thematic investments target ideas, personal values, or trends that don't fit squarely into existing industry classifications.

Understanding Share Classes

A look at the differences between stock share classes—and why you should care.

Help Your College Grad Become an Investor

Looking for a meaningful college graduation present? Consider opening up the world of investing.

How Can You Learn from Your Trading Mistakes?

Making mistakes is part of the learning process, but how can we improve our ability to learn from trading mistakes?

7 Things You Can Do During a Volatile Stock Market

Market turbulence can make anyone nervous. Here's what investors should know about dealing with it.

How to Make Rational Buy and Sell Decisions

Schwab experts explain how to tune out market noise and make more deliberate investment decisions.

Margin: How Does It Work?

In the same way a bank can lend you money if you have equity in your house, your brokerage firm can lend you money against the value of the investments in your portfolio.

How Can You Invest Your Values?

How can you customize your portfolio in ways that align with your own personal values? ESG investing might help you achieve your goals beyond just risk and return.