Blue-Chip Kids

Two new websites can teach young investors the value of tucking away stock on a regular basis

If you have young children, you may have wondered how to get them started in the stock market. And if you're anything like me, you've been unable to find the right solution--one that is easy, quick, inexpensive and wholly separate from your own affairs. The suffocating minimums and commissions even at online brokerage firms make no sense for accounts funded by backyard car washes and lemonade sales.

At long last there is an answer. Normally, I'm not one for hyping new websites, because most aren't anywhere near as good as billed. Besides, they can afford to buy an ad. But after...

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