We listen to TV, radio shows, and podcasts mentioning it. We read websites, blogs, and newspapers discussing it. We talk to our colleagues, friends, and family about it too. We are living through it, and we will survive past it. All we need to do is calm down and forget about it.
Yes, I said “forget about it”. Stop listening, talking and thinking about it because we got better things to do.
There are approximately one billion things the US dollar affects. Some are negative but some are positive for us. How can anyone gather all the factors and say it’s good or bad? All we end up doing is hearing, reading and seeing one thing and be optimistic, then be pessimistic the next.
Most importantly, there is not a thing we can do about it. We can buy foreign currency, buy gold, and buy foreign stocks but we will still be worried because all our assets and income is in US Dollar.
The reality is that this situation is here to stay for months if not years. Learn to deal with it and not complain about it. If things cost more, buy less. We are born adaptable and flexible. We can and will get through this so just forget about it and definitely stop worrying about it.
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