Financial Stress: Investors Experience Emotional Fallout

The stock market cliff dive that began three weeks ago and reached a crescendo Monday has crushed the spirits of some investors who had been crawling back from the 2008 financial crisis. Many psychologists say they are now trying to cope with the emotional fallout from some people who thought they were recovering from their own financial downturn. "I liken this as the acute phase of natural disaster," said Joshua Klapow, clinical psychologist at the University of Alabama in Birmingham. ...Full Story
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