This interactive tool is a part of the online personal finance game, Gen i Revolution. This is one of the fifteen "Missions" available within the online game. This Mission takes about 30 minutes to complete. To sign up to play the game, you'll need to register for an account on the Gen i Revolution web site.
In Mission 6, students try to persuade Kai to invest his Grandmother's $10,000 in a type of asset with the appropriate risk and return for the time when he will need the money for college.
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