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Lehman And The Day The Buck Broke

Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 2:11 PM
It's hard to believe it has already been 5 years ago when the financial crisis reached its peak after Lehman Brothers went bankrupt and the Reserve Money fund broke the buck. This USA Today article has an informative look at the history of that time.
Ken TuminKen Tumin5,472 posts since
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1. Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 7:03 PM
I remember the day well. I worked in a bank and I also retired on Monday the 15th of Sept. 2008. Had planned on retiring in April but my boss asked me to stay on until the 15th of Sept. On the 15th she said do I dare ask you to stay on a few more months but I could not. 
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