Originally Posted by TailgateNut
That's what the "last batch" of those near retirement age thought when the market Crashed and burned.
...and then recovered by 60%. It was a great buying opportunity in the trough. And with 401k's being dollar cost averaging by nature most are not far off from where they started before the downturn.
Most 401ks have fixed or very conservative investment options for the squemish anyhow.