A lot of it is overblown hype, remember the Y2K? lol and more recently the debt crisis predictions in Europe and the collapse of the US dollar? My advice is to remember the big picture and to read a broad range of articles and ideas to form a good rounded opinion on your own. Using good judgement and remaining RATIONAL pays and allow you to sleep at night. Here is a great article from the Million Dollar Journey on the subject.

How to read the business news article