NEW YORK – June 23, 2021 – Real estate and cash investments top the list of Americans’ preferred ways to invest over a period of 10 years or more, according to a Bankrate.com report. Real estate reassumed the top spot, with 28% of Americans pointing to it as their preferred way to invest money not needed for a decade or longer, up from 26% last year. Amid record low-interest rates and inflation on the rise, cash investments such as savings accounts or CDs, are a close second, jumping to the highest level since 2014, with 25% of Americans citing it, up from 18% last year. Click here for more information:

https://www.bankrate.com/investing/survey-favorite-long-term-investment-2021/

For the first time since 2017, the stock market ran a distant third behind real estate and cash, chosen by just 16%, despite topping the list in 2020 with 28% of Americans citing it. Further, 13% cited gold and other precious metals (down…

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