How I learned to read -- and trade stocks -- in prison | Curtis "Wall Street" Carroll

How I learned to read -- and trade stocks -- in prison | Curtis "Wall Street" Carroll

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Title How I learned to read -- and trade stocks -- in prison | Curtis "Wall Street" Carroll
Duration 11:03
Source YouTube
Tags TEDTalk, TEDTalks, Business, Capitalism, Communication, Economics, Finance, Goal-setting, Investment, Motivation, Potential, Prison, Society, Teaching, Curtis, Wall Street, Carroll, San Quentin State Prison, San Quentin

Financial literacy isn't a skill -- it's a lifestyle. Take it from Curtis "Wall Street" Carroll. As an incarcerated individual, Caroll knows the power of a dollar. While in prison, he taught himself how to read and trade stocks, and now he shares a simple, powerful message: we all need to be more savvy with our money. The TED Talks channel features the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and more. Follow TED on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/TEDTalks Like TED on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TED Subscribe to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/TED

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