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Why Not Put All Your Savings into TIPS?

Tuesday, March 23, 2010 - 2:03 PM
If you have plenty of savings, perhaps you don't need to worry about stocks, bonds and CD rates? Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS) provide a return above the inflation rate so if you have enough savings, your future purchasing power should be preserved. As you might expect, it's never that simple. There's an interesting discussion on this issue at this Bogleheads thread.
Ken TuminKen Tumin5,473 posts since
Nov 29, 2009
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