Monthly Archives: March 2014

Repost: TreasuryDirect, TIPS and the dreaded 1099-OID

We are nearing the final days of tax season, so I am reposting a blog I wrote back on March 28, 2013, on investing in TIPS in a taxable account. In my case, my portfolio allocation works better that way, … Continue reading

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How can I tell if I am going to pay a premium or discount at a TIPS auction?

In response to reader questions, I have added this to my ‘Q&A about TIPS‘ page on the site. It’s linked in the top navigation. There are two key questions: 1) is this a new TIPS or a reopening? and 2) … Continue reading

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