Six things you can do to recession-proof your finances

The Conference Board predicts with 96% certainty that the US economy will enter a recession in 2023.

That scenario leaves Americans worried about their own financial prospects next year. A recent survey found that more than two-thirds (69%) of American adults are concerned about an impending recession, with 41% saying they are “unprepared” for tough economic times.

The good news? Financial experts say you can take steps to mitigate the impact of a nasty recession. But you will have to work for it.