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Subject:  retirement investments Date:  8/10/2010  10:49 PM
Author:  mamazota Number:  5 of 6

TMF suggests bond funds for retirement income. Since interest rates are very low right now, and the value of bonds goes down if interest rates should rise, is this a good idea? The income sounds good --- but not at the risk of losing principle.
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