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Higher Yields In A Low-Interest World

Sunday, May 19, 2013 - 8:54 AM
From the Wall Street Journal
The pickings are growing increasingly slim for retirees looking to boost the income generated by their savings.

To earn yields of 5% or more, investors—who once would have relied on the relative safety of bank certificates of deposit or short-term government debt—are turning to more complex fare, such as high-yield corporate bonds, preferred stocks and real-estate investment trusts.

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