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On Your Money, Your Wealth®, Joe Anderson and “Big Al” Clopine tell it like it is, addressing personal finance issues that really matter to pre-retirees and retirees including investing strategies, portfolio diversification, how to reduce taxes, creating retirement income, collecting Social Security benefits, how much you can spend in retirement, Roth IRA conversions and contributions, and more. We don’t push hot stocks, feed panic about the markets, or sell you on the latest investment scheme. Instead, on the irreverent and informative YMYW we offer retirement investing strategies that can help you retire successfully.

Why Bonds in a Zero-Rate Market

Why Bonds in a Zero-Rate Market

Duration 25m

When you first learn about investing you are told to diversity - to spread out your risk. But if you invested in bonds, certificates of deposit, or put your money in a savings accounts lately you could be losing money. Now and for recent history, the return has been near zero versus 5% historically. So you may be wondering if this advice is out-of-date? More importantly - you may be asking how do I generate income in a zero-rate market?