Fixed Income Investments Blog

Bond Investment Webinars 2019
Bond Investment Webinars 2019
Apr 25, 2019

May 2019 is an important month for bond investors, particularly BondSavvy subscribers.  Today, we hosted our Office Hours webcast, where BondSavvy founder Steve Shaw answered subscribers' corporate-bond-investing questions during a one-hour webcast.  Below... Read more

Why Bond Ladders Are Broken
Why Bond Ladders Are Broken
Apr 18, 2019

Why are investors in individual bonds typically told to build a bond ladder?  Do they generate higher returns?  Is there less risk in a bond ladder? ... Read more

The Vanguard Bond Fund Road to Nowhere
The Vanguard Bond Fund Road to Nowhere
Mar 24, 2019

By Steve Shaw, Founder & President, BondSavvy How could a bond fund this bad get to be so big? Vanguard Total Bond... Read more

Best Fixed Income Investments
Best Fixed Income Investments
Mar 15, 2019

Your bond investing shopping cart is empty.  There are thousands of bonds out there; however, how do you know which bonds to add to your investment portfolio?  On March 15, 2019, BondSavvy presented... Read more

When Is It Time To Sell a Corporate Bond?
When Is It Time To Sell a Corporate Bond?
Dec 27, 2018

BondSavvy seeks to maximize the total investment return of each corporate bond investment opportunity it presents BondSavvy subscribers.  While we know what coupon a bond will pay us, the biggest variable in how successful ... Read more

Best Individual Corporate Bonds
Best Individual Corporate Bonds
Dec 12, 2018

At noon EST today, BondSavvy presented subscribers four new fixed income investment recommendations during The Bondcast.  Our bond investment recommendations include two investment-grade corporate bonds and two high-yield corporate bonds, with yields to maturity ranging from 4.58%... Read more

Watch Steve Shaw's Bond Investing Webinar on E*TRADE
Watch Steve Shaw's Bond Investing Webinar on E*TRADE
Nov 22, 2018

E*TRADE has posted a recording of BondSavvy founder Steve Shaw's bond investment webinar Active Corporate Bond Investing, which originally aired for E*TRADE customers on November 6, 2018.  Click "Watch Webinar" in the... Read more

Best Bonds To Buy
Best Bonds To Buy
Nov 4, 2018

BondSavvy will present new corporate bond investment ideas at 12:00pm EST on November 19 and the week of December 3.  These corporate bond investing webinars, which we call "The Bondcast" are only available ... Read more

Best Bond To Buy Now: JCPenney 5.65% '20
Best Bond To Buy Now: JCPenney 5.65% '20
Sep 28, 2018

NOTE: This is a corporate bond investment recommendation BondSavvy made to subscribers September 10, 2018 at an offer price of 92.65 for JCPenney 5.65% 6/1/20 bonds ("JCP '20 bonds").  We then recommended subscribers purchase additional amounts... Read more

Understanding Interest Rate Risk and Credit Risk
Understanding Interest Rate Risk and Credit Risk
Sep 18, 2018

This video is one part of BondSavvy's 10-part video "The Crash Course on Corporate Bond Investing" and helps investors weigh interest rate risk and credit risk when investing in individual corporate bonds.  Click here to view the video... Read more