In this webinar teachers will be able to:
- Recognize how social media can be used to influence investment decisions
- Be on the lookout for scams and schemes
- Identify legitimate online investment applications
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Tik Tok exploded as a social media app during the pandemic, quickly becoming one of the most popular apps for GenZers. Now, Tik Tokers have extended their reach beyond dance steps into the world of finance. These short bursts of engaging content appeal to young people, but how good is the advice? This webinar unpacks the Tik Tok phenomenon and provides tips on how to avoid falling prey to misinformation and scams.
Grades 6-8, 9-12
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