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To many, October 19, 1987 is a fateful date. To some it represents Black Monday, the day where a tidal wave of financial destruction swept across the globe. Relentlessly this wave traveled from Hong Kong to London to New York, destroying any assets in its path. Young college graduates were forced to sell their first cars, young families lost their first homes, and young entrepreneurs lost their first businesses. However, Black Monday doesn't mean the same thing to all people.

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