Millions of people were left reeling in the aftermath of the whipping winds and heavy rains of the massive storm Sandy on Tuesday as New York City and many parts of the eastern United States struggled with epic flooding and extensive power outages.
The philanthropic world is becoming increasingly fearful about what seems to be a perfect storm brewing against the financial world. While most philanthropy professionals feel some anxiety now, they are bracing for what could be a calamity in the world of charitable giving.
Affairs of the heart are a big investment for this conservative, long-term investor.
With unpredictability the only certainty about the current market, opinions about the best course of action vary, but the consensus seems to be "stay the course."