Making bonds part of your portfolio is a good, sustainable course of action if the decision is informed and made based on your needs and goals.
Ignore the Threat of Rising Interest Rates and Get on with Your Life.
The terms reflect the current market pricing, not the quality, of particular bonds.
The simplicity of the solution may surprise you.
A reminder of how emotional decisions often cloud our judgment as investors.
Bond ladders are an efficient way to manage interest rate risk in a fixed income portfolio.