And you thought taking your family to Walt Disney World was already a big financial odyssey. Now, T.RowePrlce has partnered with Epcot to open the Great Piggy Bank Adventure, an interactive exhibit that's meant to teach kids about money. To play, kids set a goal (like paying for college or a vacation) and get a cheery pink plastic Personal Investment Guide (P.I.G., get it?) that they can carry around to different video game-like stations, At each, they'll try to best the savings-stealing wolf and maximize their cash—and without even knowing it, learn financial principles. At one station, for example, kids race to put their coins in the piles that multiply at the highest rates—but every once In a while, the wolf randomly snatches a pile or two. The lesson: Diversify!
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