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3 Investments to Hedge Against Inflation

The last thing on anyones mind right now is the word “Inflation.” While most people are sitting at home or work thinking about how low their 401k plan has gone, how likely they are to lose their job, or if they will be able to afford their mortgage payment next month, inflation is simmering getting ready to boil out of it’s pot. Many experts who are rather respected in the field of economics are predicting that inflation could rise to levels not seen since the oil embargo of the 1970′s. Because of the huge influx of money the world governments have injected into the system, we could face inflation rivaling the double digit numbers we saw 30-40 years ago. Although I don’t think it will be quite that bad, there are steps one should take in order to protect their assets from inflation, and possibly make money in the process. Here are three quick ways invest your money to protect yourself if inflation does sky rocket.

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