Understanding Investments helps you do just that. In 24 lectures, it introduces the fundamentals of investing to those new to the subject while broadening and deepening the knowledge of more experienced investors. Taught by Professor Connel Fullenkamp, an award-winning educator from Duke University who regularly consults in the world of international finance, these lectures clearly explain the various kinds of financial markets, the different kinds of investments available to you, and the pros and cons of each. Even more important: The course shows you how to evaluate each of these in terms of your own financial situation. See Part 1 here. and Part 2 here.

Courses include: Financial Literacy: Finding Your Way in the Financial Markets and Understanding Investments.

Understanding Investments Part III

Understanding Investments 17. Options Are For Everyone

18. Real Estate & Commodities

19. Cycles & Market Timing

20. Deciding When To Sell

21. Risk, Return & Diversification

22. Time Value of Money

23. Financial Planning

24. Taking Charge of Your Investments