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Subject:  Re: TIPS: To Protect Yourself Date:  12/7/2008  10:08 PM
Author:  loveoldcars Number:  25260 of 35365

Hi Hedge,

The fund's NAV is subject to NAV movement, as the underlying bonds move each day. If you own the actual bond, it's NAV changes every day that it trades.

Buying the fund gives one an 'instant' bond ladder, and instant liquidity, if necessary, or desired.

rk
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