Are Municipal Bonds Taxable?

Answer You will hardly see a display ad for municipal bonds without seeing the word "tax-free" somewhere within the marketing material. It is true that people who invest in municipal bonds will have the b... 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 »

How Are Municipal Bonds Traded?

Municipal bonds are generally not traded on an exchange like stocks, but rather trade on bond desks managed by major financial firms. Prices are often determined electronically, based on a number o... Read More »

How to Search for Municipal Bonds?

A municipal bond is a debt instrument that is offered by state and local governments that serves as an investment opportunity for those who purchase them. In many cases, the interest income that is... Read More »