Surviving the Stock Market Rollercoaster

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NEW YORK--Think you were ready for the end of the work week?

The way the markets have been the past few days, there's no doubt stock traders were ready, too.

The closing bell stopped things for now. The Dow Jones average lost 115 points today alone and 350 points for the week.
There were lots of ups and downs with no easy explanations.

So if the stock market rollercoaster has your stomach in knots, does that mean it's time to sell everything?

Well, we're not qualified to give you financial advice.

But check out this quote from billionaire Warren Buffet.

"We simply attempt to be fearful when others are greedy and to be greedy only when others are fearful."

Now that's something to think about.