No. of Recommendations: 4
They are risk averse sort of investors and are asking me where they can find safe opportunities that will beat bank cd rates.
Spend $20 and buy the book. Then spend the ~$200 for a subscription. Or join a group subscription.
I read the free newsletter for about a year, and usually managed to figure out the symbols that were blurred out. After things turned out as well as the book claimed, I paid for an annual subscription.

As of right now, there are 47 issues that meet the 10 CDx3 Selection Criteria and are before the call date. Looks to be about 35-40 different companies.
Yields range from 6.00% to 8.30%. Average yield is 6.7%
Prices range from 22.77 to 27.02

They could buy 200 shares of each of these 47 for around $235K, and have a fairly diversified portfolio of preferreds.

Annuities are probably going to be a bad investment.
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