Exercise 2

Play the Risk Management Decision Game.

Investing without diversification can be pretty risky. Show kids exactly why diversification is so important and let them try it out for themselves with this fun game.

Activity Overview:

You’ve inherited $3,000! Now it’s time to see the different ways that money can grow over time to help you achieve your long-term goals, such as buying a car.

Roll your way through three different investment options and test the results! A positive return means that the stock or bond you invested in generated more money than you put into it. A negative return means that you lost some money you invested.

Goal: Own a car
Time Horizon:
20 years
Directions:
Roll the dice to determine your course of action
What you’ll need:
Two dice, 15 minutes