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Investments Down...Down...Down.....

September 18th, 2008 at 10:10 pm

Well I am an automatic long term investor who has watched several thousand dollars in value just evaporate.

I suppose I could panic and get upset but what would be the point. I will continue to invest on a regular basis and thus buy shares of Mutual Funds, ETFs, and Stocks at a lower price.

If the economy were to collapse I fear it would take the rest of the world economy with it. Worrying is moot! Whatever happens happens and there is little I can do to change it.

The politicians on both sides of the aisle are already fingerpointing. Just what we need!Rolleyes

I hope others are doing well!

6 Responses to “Investments Down...Down...Down.....”

  1. fern Says:

    i only look at my investments once a month, and last time i looked, they were just down 5%, but of course, i've continued to contribute 15% of my salary through my 401k, so without those contributions, i'm sure they'd be down more.

    I'm trying not to think about it. Think of the stock market as a yo-yo. It swings up, then it swings down, then it swings up....

  2. Broken Arrow Says:

    ...and it's swing up today. Huge!

    In any case, I'm doing fine. Still here. How are you?

  3. Ima saver Says:

    Mine have gone down about $50,000 this year. It hurts!!

  4. baselle Says:

    You got that right. You could pull your money out, but where would you put it? The US sneezes and the rest of the world catches pneumonia.

  5. veronak Says:

    I agree, I am nerw to this and didn't have much but something is better than nothing and I too feel the pain

  6. PRICEPLUS Says:

    I suspect it is going to get worse before it gets better!

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