Are You Really a “Long-Term” Bond Investor?

long term bond investing

When it comes to investing, there are millions of people who would describe themselves as “long-term investors.” This description generally refers to someone who has a time frame of many years (think decades) and is willing to ride the ups and downs … [Read more...]

Will Your Balanced Fund Protect You In The Next Bear Market?

The Financial Lexicon

I recently attended a luncheon at which a balanced fund manager for a well-known financial services provider spoke.  He shared several thoughts about the current investing environment and also touted his fund’s performance during the 2007 to 2009 … [Read more...]

Best Bond Funds for 2013 and Beyond

Best Bond Funds for 2013

One of our primary goals here at Learn Bonds is to make the process of choosing a bond fund easy.  With this goal in mind we launched our free bond fund rating reports, called LB Ratings, earlier this year.  While we put our stamp of approval on all … [Read more...]