Are municipal bonds guaranteed?

Answer Municipal bonds are a financial investment vehicle. Some municipal bonds are insured, and the insurance is generally a guarantee that interest payments on the bond will be paid on time, and accordi... 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 »

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 »

How to Purchase Municipal Bonds?

You must purchase municipal bonds through a third party, such as a brokerage firm, which will contact the state or local government that issues the bond on your behalf. Municipal bonds are not alwa... Read More »