Add to that the $7000 I lost on my children's accounts.
2013 will be good year to take some gains in my managed asset account. The 1% I pay to have professional money management discipline is a bargain.
Never again will I let myself get emotionally involved in an equity.
You are not alone. I'm out significantly more than that. Shame on them, shame on me. If I hadn't gone to that Roth conference years ago I wouldn't have even known about JADE and would have not made an many mistakes with it as I did. Live and learn.