TELL US: Are Markets Still an Option for the Average Person?

What do the stock market lows of March 2009 and last week have in common? Investors removed more money from stock and bond mutual funds than they added. The Investment Company Institute says that for the first time in 15 months, investors fled markets to the tune of approximately $14 billion.

This begs the question: after 2 major bubbles and crashes this decade, a scary flash crash, and the rise of Transformer style high frequency trading robots, can the average investor win on Wall Street?

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