Archive for October, 2013

Lessons of the Debt-Ceiling Crisis

By • Oct 21st, 2013 • Category: Fidelity mutual funds, Investment Strategy, Personal Investing, The Economic Scene

The debt-ceiling crisis is over, at least for now. And that means a respite from daily headlines full of words like “crisis,” “default,” “disaster” and “cataclysm.” As always, alarming headlines intimidate many investors into making bad decisions. But I am happy to report that, in our office at least, there were far fewer phone calls […]