Market crashes are nothing new! Tulips led the way!

You might think that stock market crashes, failed investments and over stretched banks are something that we only experienced in the last hundred years or so. But that is not entirely true, for greed, investments and crashes have been around for much longer as this graphic of the great Tulip Mania in 17th Century Holland demonstrates. This is a classic tale of how we fail to learn from the mistakes of others and it has been brought to you through the skills of Korwin Briggs from Veritable Hokum.

Market crashes are nothing new! Tulips led the way!