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WHAT’S A CONSERVATIVE INVESTOR TO DO?

Many readers have expressed concerns over their cash and what to do with it in these confusing times.  The Fed is “printing dollars” like crazy, bonds are worrisome due to inflationary concerns, money markets are paying almost nothing.  What does a conservative investor do with their cash to try to generate some decent yield?  One of my favorite conservative strategies is bond laddering.  I’ve attached this excellent paper by Thornburg Investments on laddering.  I hope readers find it helpful.


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Source: Thornburg Investment Management

Cullen Roche

Cullen Roche

Mr. Roche is the Founder of Orcam Financial Group, LLC.Orcam is a financial services firm offering asset management, private advisory, institutional consulting and educational services.He is also the author of Pragmatic Capitalism: What Every Investor Needs to Understand About Money and Finance and Understanding the Modern Monetary System.
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