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Subject:  Re: Bond Ladder vs Bond Fund Ladder Date:  8/7/2013  11:56 AM
Author:  jackcrow Number:  35049 of 35576

Just playing devils advocate.

By switching to funds over bonds you are exchanging capital risk for floating yield risk.

The yield advantage is a statistical advantage, a patient and disciplined bond picker should be able to meet or beat that difference.

"Greater Diversification" is over rated. If you have a million doll