How To Buy Bonds
March 20, 2023Article Link
Bonds have a long history of moving in the opposite direction of the stock market during times of market volatility, helping to provide your portfolio with a smoother journey. Bonds have lower returns than stocks, but they also have lower risk. Historically, US bonds have returned 5% per year and U.S. stocks returned 10% per year. But the stock market has lost more than 10% in a year 14 times in the last 100 years, but the bond market has only done this twice.