You probably know that investing in the stock market is all the rage these days. You may have noticed that more and more of your social conversations revolve around the stock market or various investments. In fact, it’s getting rare these days to find someone who isn’t interested in stocks. After all, the market’s been on fire for the past year. You can find plenty of random internet users talking about how they got rich from buying Tesla stock or are riding the current GameStop wave. It all sounds great, but maybe you don’t really know the ins and outs of the stock market. If you have FOMO but are scared to put your own money into the market until you know more, we’re here to help. Let’s answer the most basic question many of you are asking: what are stocks?