Don't Let the Fed Rule Your Decisions

Dare I say that at the conclusion of today's market trading hours, the market will have declined significantly for two straight days?  It seems so long ago since 2008, doesn't it? I've said before and I'll say it again -- don't let the actions of the Federal Reserve dictate your investment decisions.

All it took Wednesday for the market to go on a 230-point swing in a very short time were comments from Fed Chairman Bernanke suggesting that in the next few months the Fed would be taking a closer look at its bond -buying program. The market decline Wednesday was only blunted by the 4 p.m.  market close.  ...324 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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