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Bond Basics

Overview

Bonds are a core element of any financial plan to invest and grow wealth. If you are just beginning to consider investing in bonds, use this section as a resource to educate yourself on all the bond basics. In this section you will learn:

  • what a bond is
  • why financial professionals recommend that you have bonds in your diversified investment portfolio
  • key factors to consider when evaluating a potential bond investment
  • fundamental strategies for investing in bonds
  • about tools and aids that will help you understand bonds