How Low Can Your 401(k) Go?

Bloggers discuss how much they lost in the stock market.


Stock market losses can be heartbreaking. But sharing your stories of nest egg decline can be cathartic. Here are a few personal finance bloggers to commiserate with or pick up some money tips from.

  • 2 Million's 401(k) is down 33 percent.
  • AllFinancialMatters says his wife's 401(k) is down 39 percent this year.
  • My Money Blog lost nearly $12,000 in retirement and brokerage accounts.
  • Get Rich Slowly offers tips for investing in a bear market.
  • Consumerism Commentary is buying while the market is down.
  • Five Cent Nickel discusses recovering from a stock market decline.
  • I Will Teach You to Be Rich shares his take on the financial crisis.
  • ShAARP Session compares 401(k)'s to fried eggs.