CBOE Holdings, Inc (CBOE), Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Crash Protection: Here’s How to Buy It

Still, if you have very specific worries about the market and are comfortable taking a stand on exactly when a crash or correction might happen, then put options can help you reduce or eliminate losses without having to sell your shares. The fact that you still get to reap rewards if the Dow keeps rising is just icing on the cake.

The article Dow Crash Protection: Here’s How to Buy It originally appeared on Fool.com and is written by Dan Caplinger.

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