All survived the stock market's trial by fire, yet fears of getting burned again linger. By taking a few smart steps, they can reach their goals with ease.
Kevin, who had invested nearly all of their retirement money in stocks, stayed calm. Not so relaxed was Amy, a former educator who was home full-time with their daughters.
Two years later, Kevin's steadfastness has paid off -- their portfolio is nearly back to even. But the fear divide remains.
NEXT: Scared to look at the portfolio