Leading By Example: The Stock Market Program at Big Shoulders Fund

Good investors are like farmers. They plant seeds into assets that they hope will grow and pay back more than the cost of the seed and overhead.

Good teachers are the same way. They plant seeds of knowledge in their students that when cultivated, can change the course of a person’s life.

Just like farming, both teaching and investing can be stressful endeavors. In 2008- 2009, the global stock market was suffering a historical decline due to the “Global Financial Crisis”.