This Element is an excerpt from Higher Returns from Safe Investments: Using Bonds, Stocks, and Options to Generate Lifetime Income (9780137003358)by Marvin Appel. Available in print and digital formats.
Your basic bond primer: how bonds differ and how to choose the best ones for your investment needs.
Bonds share the basic characteristic of providing you with a dependable source of investment income. However, there are many different types of bonds from which you can choose. Let’s see how you can best meet different requirements with the various bonds available to you....