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by Seneca3
Sun Mar 11, 2018 10:40 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Effect of interest rates on my bond funds
Replies: 46
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Re: Effect of interest rates on my bond funds

Thank you Alex! That makes sense - there is more information available so it is more efficient.
by Seneca3
Sun Mar 11, 2018 9:37 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Effect of interest rates on my bond funds
Replies: 46
Views: 5444

Re: Effect of interest rates on my bond funds

Wow - thanks everyone, AlohaJoe, Patrick, Clever - that was very helpful! You all explained it to me in a way that made a lot more sense. Clever, I currently have the Vanguard Intermediate-Term Tax-Exempt Fund Admiral Shares (VWIUX) - according to the Vanguard site it says the average duration is ab...
by Seneca3
Sun Mar 11, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Effect of interest rates on my bond funds
Replies: 46
Views: 5444

Effect of interest rates on my bond funds

Hi everyone, I have been a long-time fan of this page, and this is my first post here. I am currently in my late 30s and have my allocated my portfolio with 15-20% bond funds currently (mostly Vanguard intermediate muni bond funds since I'm in the 33% tax bracket). My question is: With the rising in...