From Boats to Brokers From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history. Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Question Thank you! Oops! Related Content What Can You Buy With 529 Distributions? This article can be a helpful guide when begin preparing for education expenses. What's My Potential Estate Tax? This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability. Buying vs. Leasing a Car Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.