“…life does not consist in an abundance of possessions.” ~Luke 12:15
We often hear about stress tests that doctors use to tell us how well our hearts are working, or not working. This typically involves walking/running on a treadmill in order to raise one’s heart rate, increase stress on the body, while being connected to a bunch of machines to monitor results. Over the past few years we’ve started hearing about stress tests for banks. A similar idea, when the markets fluctuate and cause stress on financial institutions, how well will they perform? Bank stress tests give us an idea of these results. What about the idea of a life stress test?