Quiz: Fact or Fiction: Can You Lose It All on a Margin Call?
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Fact or Fiction: Can You Lose It All on a Margin Call?
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About This Quiz

Buying stocks on margin is a way to maximize profits when stock prices rise, but it's a risky move that can wipe your portfolio clean. Take this quiz to see exactly how you can go broke on a margin call.

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