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<<< Subject: Re: Investing for income
Author: BillEuclid Date: 11/21/98 2:40 AM Number: 6695 The best way to produce a pension supplement with NO chance of losing your capital is to buy a 30-year TIP (inflation-protected treasury). It will pay you 3.5% of the value, and adjust that payment every year upwards for inflation, and your capital will be upward-adjusted for inflation as well.

If you think you might be at all happy with 3.5%, just think how VERY HAPPY the government must be.

This has to be one of the worst investments going!

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