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Had my five year CD roll over 2 months ago at 3.15%.....not complaining....

The current inflation rate for the United States is 1.5% for the 12 months ended February 2019, as published on March 12, 2019 by the U.S. Labor Department.
https://www.usinflationcalculator.com/inflation/current-infl...

I respect your decision, it's about as safe as you can get when investing.

Call me 'Reckless Dave' if you want, but I'm sticking with these:

CVX
https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&channel=mac_...
Div yield 3.88%

XOM
https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&channel=mac_...
Div yield 4.08%

T
https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&channel=mac_...
Div yield 6.50%

BNS
https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&channel=mac_...
Div yield 4.72%

BKH
https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&channel=mac_...
Div yield 2.72%

NI
https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&channel=mac_...
Div yield 2.79%

NWN
https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&channel=mac_...
Div yield 2.89%

TRP
https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&channel=mac_...
Div yield 4.47%

ENB
https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&channel=mac_...
Div yield 6.06%

WRE
https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&channel=mac_...
Div yield 4.26%

XEL
https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&channel=mac_...
Div yield 2.85%

DUK
https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&channel=mac_...
Div yield 4.10%

SO
https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&channel=mac_...
Div yield 4.60%

KO
https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&channel=mac_...
Div yield 3.43%

(The last two are to small to matter.)

[This little exercise is my equivalent of Jeff putting his portfolio up for ridicule.]

Desert (CVX, XOM, T, BNS, BKH, NI, NWN, TRP, ENB, WRE, WGL, XEL, DUK, SO & KO, WTR, O) Dave
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