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Common Bond Terminology

Bonds Inverse Relationship to Interest Rates

Bond Prices and Interest Rates Have an Inverse Relationship

Bonds as a Hedge Against Stocks

Bonds have Been Traditionally Used as a Hedge Against Downturns in the Stock Market

Watch out for Inflation!

Increases in Inflation can Greatly Diminish Your “Real” Returns from Bonds

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