Stimulus checks will be going out to many Americans soon. Some people that qualify live comfortably on a modest salary, and aren’t in debt. If your income has held up through the coronavirus crisis and you’re still receiving a stimulus check, you can use it to help build your nest egg through investing, as long as more immediate financial needs are already covered.
The most reliable long-term portfolios contain stocks from a diverse array of sectors. If your debts are paid off and you have a fully loaded emergency fund, here are three stocks to consider buying that range from speculation to a more defensive play.