I’m really getting tired of this downward trend. I feel like Obama acts like only the rich are affected by Wall Street. I hate to tell him but every person in the United States has been affected. While my retirement plans lost money, I knew the investments were a form of gambling and I lost. But, now people who never invested are being affected. You wonder why. Well, it has been shown that the economy has the greatest impact on donations to nonprofits. You know the groups that provide meals to the elderly and housebound adults, after school programs, food to those who need a little help making ends meet, arts programs such as museums, and early education programs to name but a few. Yes, federal funds usually help these as well but they still need private donations as well.
Here is the Dow Jones for today.