Monthly Archives: September 2019

August Inflation: What It Means For Social Security, TIPS And I Bonds

Summary Headline inflation numbers matched the consensus forecast, but core inflation ran higher than expected. Gasoline prices were down, moderating overall inflation. With one month of data remaining, the Social Security COLA looks likely to increase 1.6% to 1.8% for … Continue reading

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Ridiculous Fact: EE Bonds Are Now A Stellar Long-Term Investment

Summary The lowly EE Savings Bond now offers substantial yield advantages over similarly safe investments of the same term around the world. EE Bonds make sense only for investors who can hold them 20 years, creating an effective yield of … Continue reading

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