They call it the “wall of worry” for a reason. Stocks just sometimes seem to climb and climb in the face of the worst news. The economic recovery is pretty abysmal, and more people have left the workforce than at any other time in modern history.
Yet stocks keep going up. That movement has made a lot of investors not just nervous, but terrified of a crash or major correction. Fortunately, there are funds to buy that allow you to invest money in very conservative fashion, in case of a crash.
If you think a crash is coming, what makes these good funds to buy? You can throw all your money in these funds and basically fight off inflation while engaging in a capital preservation strategy. Or you can just deploy some of your money into these selections as an ultra-conservative allocation of the overall portfolio.
Here are the top three funds to buy if you’re worried about a crash or correction.