Why Invest in Government – US
Bonds issued and backed by full faith and credit of United States Government. Very safe , highly liquid and available in various maturities. The interest rate is low compared to other bonds on account of low credit and default risk. Interest is state and local tax exempt.
Key indicators to consider before investing
- Interest Rate
US Govt Bonds – Calendar Year returns by investment horizon since 2009
US Govt Bonds – Quarterly returns by investment horizon since 2009