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With short term bond yields and inflation rates near 30 year lows I was thinking of shifting some of my money market funds into either 10 year TIPS bonds or the mutual funds (described in link below) that invest in TIPS. Drawbacks are fed taxes and small priciple risk with funds (as opposed to bonds held to maturity) but unless we enter a protracted deflationary recession / depression risk seems quite low relative to potential benefit. A small uptick in inflation in the next few years will hurt conventional bonds, even short term treasury MM but help TIPS.

Appreciate any feedback or general info such as how to look up breakeven inflation data for TIPS.
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