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Old 09-30-2008, 11:20 PM   #41
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Most definitely.
So what you are saying is that CDs are also vulnerable to great loss?
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Old 09-30-2008, 11:26 PM   #42
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You don't lose unless you sell and you don't get into this volatile market unless you are in for the long haul...........:):)
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Old 09-30-2008, 11:36 PM   #43
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I've been around long enough to know that it will always get better............you guys and gals hang in there if you're worried.............despite who the next president is........
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Old 09-30-2008, 11:43 PM   #44
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From what I understand the stock market would be just fine until people panic and start selling off instead of sitting tight. If they would just relax and wait it would not come to this. Am I right or wrong?
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Old 09-30-2008, 11:48 PM   #45
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in my bank books you're right on............
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Old 09-30-2008, 11:52 PM   #46
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we've taken big hits.........that's the economy now.........but we;re not selling either...........we've also come into some big money in the past........it all evens out in the end.......don't invest $$$ unless you can afford to lose it..........
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Old 10-01-2008, 12:05 AM   #47
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So what you are saying is that CDs are also vulnerable to great loss?
Most definitely. Anything can happen, even with the feds...
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Old 10-01-2008, 12:12 AM   #48
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we've taken big hits.........that's the economy now.........but we;re not selling either...........we've also come into some big money in the past........it all evens out in the end.......don't invest $$$ unless you can afford to lose it..........
kriss Kristoffersonson is teilling me to let my hair down.........yeah Kriss for you I will.......and I have long hair...........no greys yet.........why i don't know the hell why............I have grey tonails........
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Old 10-01-2008, 12:38 AM   #49
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...only on paper. You'll be fine for the long term.
hey, hang in there, girlfriend............you are not poor...............stop thinking that way or I'm going to smack you one........you are just in a typical American slump..........you'll come out of this or I'm going to smack you one........
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Old 10-01-2008, 05:47 AM   #50
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Our retirement funds have coped a hiding but in reality we're doing OK. There is much talk about Aussies buying up realestate in the US at the moment,
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