Seven years of wealth, followed by seven years of famine?

Discussion in 'Politics' started by fhl, Feb 13, 2009.

  1. fhl


    Headline this morning on marketwatch:

    Seven years of wealth gains gone
    After years of strong growth, typical nest egg now smaller than in 2001
    By Rex Nutting, MarketWatch
    Last update: 3:46 p.m. EST Feb. 12, 2009
  2. gnome


    Could get a lot worse. Depending upon downside action, I can envision a test of the 1974 market lows....

    How much would THAT hurt?