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Facebook: When the Buyer Did Not Beware

If you got in over your head with Facebook on May 18, you made a mistake. It's likely not the end of the world. Learn from the mistake. If you get some compensation from Nasdaq, take it. You might be entitled to something. I really do not know.

But, I do know that I am at odds with bitterness. It gets you nowhere fast. Familiarize yourself with how things work before you go all-in or even a little bit in. And don't expect somebody to save your soul if you do otherwise.

This article is commentary by an independent contributor, separate from TheStreet's regular news coverage.

At the time of publication, the author was long three shares of FB.
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