I can't believe how easy it is to trade virtually.
New York, NY (PRWEB) March 17, 2009
The risks involved with investing in the stock market are exhilarating to some and frightening to others. Now would-be traders can experience the excitement of investing virtual dollars and winning real cash prizes by playing The Spartan Trader, the internet's best virtual stock market trading game. To introduce new players to the thrill of investing, The Spartan Trader is currently offering visitors a free game for referring the site to a friend.
Players utilize real-time stock quotes and monitor the moves of top traders to help them devise an investment strategy for their portfolios. With $100,000 in virtual money at their disposal, players pick and choose from over 750 NASDAQ traded stocks. The players with the top 3 highest yielding portfolios in the daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly competitions are awarded real cash prizes for their virtual trading efforts.
Unlike other virtual stock market trading games, The Spartan Trader lets players learn by watching their competitors' real time portfolios and following every trade they make. Offering complete transparency with no gimmicks, The Spartan Trader is a safe and secure way to become educated on investing while experiencing the excitement of the virtual stock market.
To foster a sense of community and add value to the user experience, forums are available for players to ask questions of top traders and each other to find out why they bought or sold a particular stock.
In addition to the forums and the various competitions offered on the site, The Spartan Trader contains a glossary of investing terms and articles on topics such as going short vs. going long, bull vs. bear markets, volatility, day trading and premium cost. Many players say that The Spartan Trader community gave them helpful knowledge they could put to good use in the real stock market.
"I have learned so much about the stock market simply by trading on The Spartan Trader," said Lorraine R., who won $150 in a recent monthly competition. "I can't believe how easy it is to trade virtually."
Users see The Spartan Trader not only as a fun and challenging gaming site, but also as a full-service investment resource. Featuring stock tips from professional Gryphon Financial Hedge Fund traders who have made billions in the market, The Spartan Trader is valuable to experienced investors and newcomers alike and is poised to become one of the top virtual trading sites on the web.
The Spartan Trader's competitions are ongoing, so would-be investors can always get into the game. To begin investing virtual dollars and winning real cash prizes, visit http://www.thespartantrader.com today.