EP 91: I Bonds: 9.62% Guaranteed Return??

The most alluring investment is one that is guaranteed with a high rate of return. What if I were to tell you an investment option that checkmarks both of those boxes does exist right now? You’d probably be eager to get more information.

On today’s episode, we’ll talk about I Bonds, give some background into them, and even inform you on how to buy them. But are they all what they’re cracked up to be? We’ll also get into the drawbacks that keep this from being a life-changing investment it appears to be on the surface.


Topics Discussed:     
  • The different options you have to earn returns on stocks.
  • What an I Bond is.
  • The limitations you need to know about with I Bond purchases.
  • The drawbacks on I Bonds as an investment.
  • Whether this is as life-changing as what the media is saying.
  • What market performance has shown about I Bonds.
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planning, financial planning, ER doctor, doctors, finances, taxes, I Bond

by 
Scott Wisniewski, EA