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The Mystery: Why Buy Inflation-Protected Bonds?

Thursday, March 1, 2012 - 5:53 PM
From USA Today
If you think that inflation is going to rise sharply, TIPS will likely fare better than regular Treasury bonds. And if you buy TIPS from the Treasury and hold them to maturity, you won't lose money. Even so, with rates so low, the big mystery will be how you'll make much money with TIPS.

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