I Know Where CD rates will be in 2015! Why Doesn’t Nobel Laureate Thomas Sargent

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(October 2012) Thomas Sargent, a Nobel Laureate in the field of economics, is featured in an Ally Bank TV commercial. (Commercial is located at the bottom of this article.) Moderator: Professor Sargent, can you tell me what CD rates will be in two … [Read more...]

CDs are Better Than Bonds For Short-Term Investments

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Certificate of Deposit yields are low, very low.  For locking up your money for 5 years, you will receive less than 2.0%.  It almost doesn’t seem worth it.  However, its important to understand that investing is about getting the best returns … [Read more...]

Bill Gross channels John Bogle but is Wrong about CDs

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Bill Gross have you looked in the window of your local bank? In Bill Gross’s most recent market missive, “The Lending Lindy”, he makes the following statement: Most individual investors don’t have the privilege of time nor the choice of risking … [Read more...]