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Understand The Global Credit Crisis

Some of the best online explanations of why the financial world is currently going to hell.

Posted on September 23, 2008, at 4:06 p.m. ET

These are the clearest, cleanest descriptions I've found so far of what's going on with the financial crisis: how it started, how it got this bad, and what it might mean. Please add links you've found helpful.

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