What is a Bubble?

What happens when the stock market turns into a casino? And what should you do when it does

Andrew Willis 8 October, 2020 | 11:28AM
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Bubbles

Financial bubbles are a lot like soap bubbles at kids’ parties. People gather around, have a great time, and go home happy.

Except when financial bubbles pop, almost everyone is surprised, sad, and goes home poorer. But why? Shouldn’t people know that bubbles always pop? Not when they don’t believe it’s a bubble.

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