Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Dow Crashes and Burns, a Reckoning and more @ The Roundup

The customary weekly roundup

I really thought it would take more time to crash and burn again (How to Recognize a Bull Trap). The Dow had shed another 733 points in what I can only describe as indescribable. I didn’t expect wall-street to get all fidgety this fast. Some of the financial reports published by leading companies were not that bad at all and exceeded expectations. I guess sentiment on wall-street is just too bearish.

To start this roundup I’ve chosen to point out these articles from the NY Times and The Economist:

On to the past week’s carnivals:

The Carnival of Personal Finance #174 - The Columbus Day Edition was hosted by Greener Pastures, a young and promising blog on Frugality, Personal Finance, and Sustainability. My post The Credit Crisis Presents a Rare Opportunity for Learning and Experience was chosen as an Editor’s Pick! I enjoyed the following posts:

The 34th Money Hacks Carnival - Fall Into Savings was hosted by Where You
Are Now
featuring beautiful pictures of autumn and great posts:

More from fellow personal finance bloggers:


Free Music said...

well these dow points are really sucking

The Digerati Life said...

Thanks Dorian. I appreciate the collection of links you put together here!

I agree that stock market crashes suck big time.