Monthly Archives November 2010

Choosing Bonds for Safety? Why an Annuity May Be a Better Choice

When it’s stormy outside, we humans naturally seek a cozy cave to hide out in for protection. That’s what we do with our money, too. Bonds have been a traditional “cave” for retirees’ “safe money”—especially for those who believe they only have three choices when allocating their nest egg: cash, stocks or bonds. But how safe is that cave? Could rocks start falling from the ceiling? Financial analysts warning of a bond bubble on the verge of bursting think so. Type “bond bubble” into your web browser and you’ll get over 44,400,000 hits on the subject, from such sources as
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