Fixed Income Investments Blog

More Investment Webinars Coming in May
More Investment Webinars Coming in May
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 - March 15, 2019
Best Fixed Income Investments - March 15, 2019
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

Learn Alternative Fixed Income Investment Strategies
Learn Alternative Fixed Income Investment Strategies
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

New Corporate Bond Investment Ideas - Nov 19 and Week of Dec 3
New Corporate Bond Investment Ideas - Nov 19 and Week of Dec 3
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

This fixed income investment blog post contains a high-yield corporate bond investment recommendation BondSavvy provided to its subscribers on September 10, 2018.  Our founder Steve Shaw later posted the pick on Seeking Alpha, which you can... Read more

Bond Investing 101: Understanding Interest Rate Risk and Credit Risk
Bond Investing 101: 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

BondSavvy Presents New Corporate Bond Investment Recommendations
BondSavvy Presents New Corporate Bond Investment Recommendations
Aug 14, 2018

At noon EDT today, BondSavvy presented four new corporate bond investment recommendations during The Bondcast.  You can now view these latest corporate bond picks by clicking here.  Our prior bond picks have shown how a select... Read more

Steve Shaw Presents to SEC Committee on US Corporate Bond Market Transparency
Steve Shaw Presents to SEC Committee on US Corporate Bond Market Transparency
Jul 16, 2018

You can now view the webcast of BondSavvy founder Steve Shaw's July 16 presentation to the SEC's Fixed Income Market Structure Advisory Committee (FIMSAC) by clicking https://youtu.be/158D7mTo4s4 .  During the presentation, Steve refers... Read more