William Ackman: Everything You Need to Know About Finance and Investing in Under an Hour

Ackman takes Readers through the founding of a lemonade stand to teach the basics, explaining how investors pay for equity, a word interchangeable with "stock." In the example, the owner starts with $750, with $250 of that coming from a loan.

How to Start investing with $100 or ₤80.

Photo by Patrick Weissenberger Imagine a situation where you've received an allowance of a $100 from your parents, or a paycheck from work and you've paid up your bills, your credit card debts, stocked up on food, and still end up having an extra $100 to spare at the end of the month! Instead of spending…