Susan Tompor clarifies I bond confusion

Monday, May 22nd, 2006
Categorized as: Yesterday's News (old post archive)

Yesterday Susan Tompor, financial columnist at the Detroit Free Press, did a nice job clarifying the situation with I bonds in her article, Check the rate before dumping your I Bonds.

What’s most amazing is how many people are investing significant amounts of money in Series I Savings Bonds without any understanding of how they work.

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FDIC Insured Certificates of Deposit can pay 1 or 2% more than savings bonds when held for a similar length of time. See top CD Rates Below:

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