Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 5:07 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor ·

A lot of yield hungry investors have bought into owning high-yield debt, but the high yield comes from the high credit risk faced by these investors.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 10:47 am
By Sheyna Steiner ·

Prices on junk bonds are up and yields are down as investors scramble to find decent returns. Are high-yield bonds worth the risk at today’s yields?

Wednesday, February 15, 2012 10:52 am
By Sheyna Steiner ·

In these dark days of negative real yields, CDs make good place to park cash for a set period of time and that’s about it. Not to understate, CDs can be a very valuable resource when return of principal is more important than return on principal, thanks to the deposit insurance from the Federal Deposit