Education enables you to acquire valuable knowledge. The more knowledge you have, the better position you can be in to make important life decisions and choices. This also applies to your financial life decisions and choices, so why not take advantage of all the educational resources TD Ameritrade has available to TD Ameritrade clients? Especially when they are at no additional cost.
With the TD Ameritrade Mobile app, as a TD Ameritrade client, you now have a wealth of educational resources at your fingertips to help fuel investing strategies and product knowledge. TD Ameritrade now offers over 20 educational videos providing education on various investing strategies and investment products like stocks, ETFs and options. These informative videos vary in length, but most are in the 3-4 minute range and are straightforward in covering the subject matter at hand. You can watch them anytime, anywhere, all on your personal device.
To watch the new educational videos, access and log into your TD Ameritrade Mobile app and simply tap the “More” tab and then tap “Education”, as seen in figure 1.
On the Education tab, you will see a list of the 22 videos listed by TD Ameritrade client popularity. To filter down the videos by a specific category, simply tap the selector and choose the category that interests you: Investing Strategies, Stocks, Options, ETFs or All.
To view a video, tap the image or the row of the video you would like to view, as shown in figure 2.
The videos currently available on TD Ameritrade Mobile include:
|Investing Basics: Stocks||Understanding IPOs|
|Investing Basics: Options||Reading a Stock Chart|
|Buying and Selling Options||The Wash Sale Rule|
|Asset Classes in a Portfolio||Position Sizing with Options|
|Investing Basics: Fundamental Analysis||Benchmarking a Portfolio|
|Sector Investing||Taxes and Investment Performance|
|Investing Basics: Technical Analysis||Introduction to ETFs|
|Investing Basics: Covered Calls||Risk of Not Staying Invested|
|Investing Lingo||ETF Evaluation|
|Realistic Expectations||Reducing Risk for Your Long-Term Goals|
|Three Ways to Use Options||Investing vs. Trading|
Education Center content is provided for illustrative and educational use only and is not a recommendation or solicitation to purchase, sell or hold any specific security or utilize any specific strategy.