ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. and NEW YORK, N.Y., September 10, 2008-CNBC, First in Business Worldwide and New Video NYC, today announced JIM CRAMER: INVEST LIKE A PRO, a 2-DVD set featuring six of Cramer's favorite episodes from his program CNBC's "Mad Money w/Jim Cramer" and never-before-seen bonus materials, to be released on Tuesday, October 28th.
Jim Cramer, host of CNBC's "Mad Money w/Jim Cramer" (weeknights at 6PM & 11PM ET), who has been shattering the myth that the art to making money in the stock market is reserved for the elite or professionals on his program "Mad Money w/Jim Cramer" every night on CNBC, now brings his passion and excitement for investing to this 2-DVD set. Cramer believes making money-and making big money-is for anybody willing to put the time into learning how to do it right. And with JIM CRAMER: INVEST LIKE A PRO, Cramer is going to give you the skills that will make you an excellent investor.
With home values plummeting and nest eggs shrinking, now, more than ever this is a 2-disc set that you just can't afford to miss!
For all at home, Cramer uses everyday principles, not Ivy League precepts, to reveal that you do not need a business school degree to conquer the markets. The stock market guru decodes Wall Street gibberish – think the stock ticker with subtitles - and clears the way for the average investor to make serious money. JIM CRAMER: INVEST LIKE A PRO distills Cramer's timeless market guidance and teaches beginners and seasoned traders alike how to make money and invest like a pro!
In addition to Cramer's six favorite episodes, the 2-DVD set features 65 minutes of exclusive bonus materials including a behind-the-scenes look at the "Mad Money Back to School Tour," a rare tour of the "Mad Money" set given by Cramer himself, Mad Moments-a collection of some of Cramer's funniest moments on the program, as well as Cramer's Top 10 Tips for Beginners, and Saving for College and Retirement-with valuable 401K information.
Cramer's 6 Favorite Episodes of CNBC's "Mad Money w/Jim Cramer" Include:
1. Back to Basics: Cramer helps you unlearn those harmful investing tactics and replace them with the commandments you need to make Mad Money!
2. Stay in the Game: Cramer teaches you how to overcome common investing obstacles that could derail your money train.
3. Golden Rules: Cramer never stops learning about the market. Here is a brand new set of rules that you need in your investment playbook.
4. Rally Rules: Think you don't need help when the market is soaring? Think again! Cramer teaches you how to use a rally to your best advantage.
5. Methods to the Madness (Part I): Cramer opens his toolkit to show you the techniques he uses to uncover the market's hottest picks.
6. Methods to the Madness (Part II): Learn how to invest like a pro! Cramer explains how Wall Street judges the market, so that you can see your stocks with an experienced eye.
"I truly believe that Wall Street is not just for the rich, but for everyone," said Jim Cramer, host of CNBC's "Mad Money w/Jim Cramer. "This 2-disc set is designed to teach people of all ages how to make money in the stock market and it is a dream of mine that families will sit down and watch these DVDs together."
Jim Cramer is host of CNBC's "Mad Money w/Jim Cramer" (weeknights 6PM & 11PM ET) and the best-selling author of six books on finance and money including his latest, Jim Cramer's Stay Mad for Life: Get Rich, Stay Rich. Cramer is also a markets commentator for TheStreet.com and serves as the "Bottom Line" columnist for New York magazine.
For more information about Jim Cramer and his CNBC program "Mad Money w/Jim Cramer" go to: madmoney.cnbc.com.
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About "Mad Money w/Jim Cramer":
Jim Cramer believes that there is always a bull market somewhere, and he wants to help you find it. "Mad Money" takes viewers inside the mind of one of Wall Street's most respected and successful money managers. Cramer is your personal guide through the confusing jungle of investing, navigating through both opportunities and pitfalls with one goal in mind - to help you make money. "Mad Money" features Cramer's unmatched, fiery opinions and the popular Lightning Round, in which Cramer gives his "Buy," "Sell," and "Hold" opinions on stocks to callers.
About New Video:
New Video is a leading entertainment marketing, sales, and distribution company specializing in bringing quality television series, cutting edge documentaries, independent films, professional sports, and quality children's programming to DVD and the digital marketplace. Home to some of the most prestigious names in entertainment, including A&E®, HISTORYTM, Major League Baseball®, NASCAR®, Major League Soccer® and Scholastic Storybook TreasuresTM, as well as Docurama Films and New Video NYC. New Video showcases well over 5,000 titles in its DVD catalog. www.newvideo.com.
JIM CRAMER: INVEST LIKE A PRO
Pre-order date: September 30, 2008
Street date: October 28, 2008
Sug. Retail Price: $19.95
Catalog #: NNVG135092
Running Time: 308 mins. + extras
Screeners: Avail. upon request
Color Art: Avail. upon request