Posts Tagged ‘Treasury bonds’

A Lesson You’ll Bond With- Part 1

Monday, October 25th, 2010 by Charles Mayfield, CFP®

"Bond Basics" Bonds are an integral part to any diversified portfolio.  They add needed diversification to balance the volatility of stocks.  In addition, the income they provide is a complement to the ... more »

Mortgage Rates Are at Record Lows – Have You Considered Refinancing Your Mortgage?

Monday, October 11th, 2010 by Charles Mayfield, CFP®

Fifteen-year fixed rate mortgages averaged 3.72% last week (Oct 7), the lowest rate on record since Freddie Mac began tracking mortgage rates 39 years ago in 1971, according to Reuters and ... more »