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11 Recession-Proof Stocks & Investments That Protect You From Downturns

Are you worried about a recession wreaking havoc on your portfolio? If the specter of an upcoming recession spooks you, then forget about high-volatility equities such as penny stocks. Even solid blue chip stocks often take a nosedive during recessions. Instead, start looking into recession-proof — or at least recession-resistant — investments that can reduce risk in your portfolio and emerge from the storm even stronger.
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10 Surprising Facts About Stock Market Corrections That Every Investor Needs...

Corrections are part of the natural order of markets.Markets move erratically because they're driven by millions of people pushing, pulling, and reacting. While there...
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Asset Allocation: Diversification & How Your Investments Should Change Over Time

I hear the question all the time from new investors: "I have some money, but what should I invest it in?"It's the first question...
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Here’s How to Live 14 Years Longer – and How to...

Want to live forever? Sweeping scientific research published in 2018 found that five specific behaviors extend life expectancy by 14 years for women and...
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How to Become an Accredited Investor – Definition & Requirements

The rich really do have better investment opportunities than the rest of us.I remember the first time my money was turned down when I...
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What Are Capital Gains & Losses – How to Calculate Tax...

Whether you're new to the world of investing or thinking of selling stocks, bonds, or real estate you've had for some time, you need to...
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Should You Rebalance Your Investment Portfolio? – Strategies to Consider

I hear it repeatedly from new investors: "I want to get more serious about my investments, but everything I read about investing sounds like...
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12 Ways to Reduce Risk in Your Stock Investment Portfolio

Nervous about bear markets, crashes, and corrections?Equities offer outstanding returns in the long term, but their volatility can be terrifying in the short term,...
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Investing as a Student: 7 Ways to Get Started Young With...

The world of investing is a scary place for students with less than $1,000 to their name. Most don't know where to begin, and...
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Sequence of Returns Risk – How It Can Make or Break...

Every day, roughly 10,000 American baby boomers reach retirement age. But are they financially ready for retirement?According to data compiled by Comet Financial Intelligence,...
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Safe Withdrawal Rates for Retirement – Does the 4% Rule Still...

How much do you need to retire? How much money can you pull out of your nest egg every year in retirement without worrying...
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What Is SIPC Insurance? – Coverage for Your Brokerage Account

If you have a deposit account at an FDIC member bank, you are probably aware that your funds are protected by FDIC insurance up to the...