“I will tell you how to become rich. Close the doors. Be fearful when others are greedy. Be greedy when others are fearful.” Warren Buffett Asset bubbles exist when market prices in some sectors increase over time and trade far higher than fundamentals would suggest. Expansion of the supply of money and credit in an economy provides the necessary fuel for bubbles. It is very important to better understand asset bubbles. The biggest asset bubbles in recent history have been followed by deep recessions. The reverse is equally true: The largest and most high-profile economic crises in the U.S. have been preceded by asset bubbles.The stock market bubble of the 1920s, the dot-com bubble of the 1990s, and the real estate bubble of the 2000s were asset bubbles followed by sharp economic downturns. Bursting The Bubble How Much Do You Know About Investing? These days, investing in financial markets is a common practice. Yet, many Americans remain under-informed about how various investment products really work. Want to know how you rank? Challenge yourself with our brief quiz, "Test Your Investing IQ." First Name Last Name Email Address "Buy when everyone else is selling and hold when everyone else is buying. This is not merely a catchy slogan. It is the very essence of successful investments." J. Paul Getty Is Your Portfolio Hedged Against A Growling Bear? Name Email Address Phone Question Thank you! Oops! Learn How to Stay Calm Amidst Market Volatility In this ebook, we outline how to stay the course through market ups and downs. Our tips will help you anticipate, rather than fear, market movement. First Name Last Name Email Address Thank you! Oops!