Maine students learn how to play the stock market | WGME – WGME

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Young students are getting a lesson in how to financially prepare for life, by learning how the stock market works. (WGME)

PORTLAND (WGME) — Young students are getting a lesson in how to financially prepare for life, by learning how the stock market works.

Tuesday, the winners of the “Maine Stock Market Game” were honored at U.S.M.

The program is an online simulation of the stock market, which allows students from 4th through 12th grade to invest and manage virtual money.