What is a bond?

On November 5, 2010, in Investing money, by Jim Wood

A bond is debt issued by a corporation or a government entity. Think of it as an IOU. Bonds are issued in various amounts (called “face value”). They are sold to investors with a promise to pay interest at fixed intervals.  Assuming the investor holds an individual bond to the end of its life (when […]

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