Comments on: What’s the fiscal cliff and why’s everyone so worried about it? The latest investment news from Covestor Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:02:00 -0400 hourly 1 By: Jacob Haines Mon, 12 Nov 2012 23:29:00 +0000 the fiscal cliff is a dangerous thing to work with right now, if the government is a day late or a dollar short or even a combination of the two it will get nasty for the people on wall street. We all know that politicians are willing to put their differences aside to save the economy RIGHT ;)