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Subject:  Re: May want to re-think traditional allocations Date:  9/26/2012  8:43 PM
Author:  Rayvt Number:  70968 of 78166

Blaring auto-play videos are amateurish. Regardless of whether a site visitor may be at work or not, it's rude.

"High yield bonds" = junk bonds. That's the definition.

If you really think that you can get ca. 6% in a safe, low-risk fixed income security these days...well all I can do is shake my head and back away slowly.
Reaching for yield is well known as being one of the more extremely dangerous things to do in fixed-income investing.

The first thing to do when somebody presents an investment strategy is to google it. That's what I did with "2-leg reset indexing". The only hits were posts by Dave. Clearly this strategy is either totally unknown or is commonly known by another name.

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