How to Start Buying Gold to Hedge Your Portfolio
March 13, 2020 at 12:39 PM EDT
We've entered a bear season. Securities have fallen 20% from recent highs. And it seems the markets get more uncertain with each day COVID-19 is around. The spread of coronavirus is called a "black swan event." It's the word for an unpredictable scenario that creates a more erratic market than normal. Well, the gloom of a word like "black swan" isn't lost on anybody right now. The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) is up above 60. For perspective, the VIX has barely broken 30 in the last 10 years. What this means is, unfortunately, most people don't know what's going on. Or what's going to happen. But let's not forget, even in times like these, there is a right way to handle your money. Read more... Tags: Gold To get full access to all Money Morning content, click here About Money Morning: Money Morning gives you access to a team of ten market experts with more than 250 years of combined investing experience – for free . Our experts – who have appeared on FOXBusiness, CNBC, NPR, and BloombergTV – deliver daily investing tips and stock picks, provide analysis with actions to take, and answer your biggest market questions. Our goal is to help our millions of e-newsletter subscribers and Moneymorning.com visitors become smarter, more confident investors. Disclaimer: © 2020 Money Morning and Money Map Press. All Rights Reserved. Protected by copyright of the United States and international treaties. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution (electronic or otherwise, including the world wide web), of content from this webpage, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of Money Morning. 16 W. Madison St. Baltimore, MD, 21201. The post How to Start Buying Gold to Hedge Your Portfolio appeared first on Money Morning - We Make Investing Profitable .