13. All His Eggs in One Basket


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A: I think I did something real stupid.

B: What did you do?

A: I bought some stock.

B: Everybody buys stock.

A: I bought it on a hunch.

B: You didn't read about the company first?

A: I didn't have to. It's been in business for 60 years.

B: So what's the problem?

A: I used all my savings on this one company.

B: You put all your eggs into one basket.

A: If the company goes out of business, I'll have nothing.

B: Oh, you'll have something—you'll have a lesson you'll never forget!