Are Municipal Bonds Insured?

Answer Insurance is an important part of the municipal bond industry. State, city and local governments raise money for municipal projects by issuing bonds that are backed by the taxpayers of the municipa... Read More »

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How do i buy municipal bonds?

Trades In Real TimeIt's wise to get a feel for the market before making a purchase. Since trades in municipal bonds, or "munis," are reported to the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB), do... Read More »

When should you buy municipal bonds?

On One Hand: Support Local explains that investing in municipal bonds allows you to support a local community project (such as road work or a new school). And income fr... Read More »

The Problem With Municipal Bonds?

Municipal bonds have always been regarded as one of the safest ways to invest because they are issued by state, city and local governments to raise money for projects that benefit their taxpayers. ... Read More »

Are AAA municipal bonds safe?

On One Hand: AAA Ratings Represent The Lowest RiskAccording to Investopedia, a AAA rated bond means the investment has the lowest possible risk of defaulting on repayment of a loan. For investors, ... Read More »