Consider the tax implications before adding a muni investment to your portfolio.
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UPDATE: Puerto Rico's travails hit muni bond firm that bet big
Puerto Rico's travails hit muni bond firm that bet big
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Munis have somewhat recovered so far this year, but investors need to mind all of the rate, credit, and valuation risks inherent in muni bonds and funds.
Morningstar's Eric Jacobson breaks down the nuances of GO, revenue, and tobacco bonds, warns about a yield pitfall to avoid, and offers best practices for researching muni fund portfolios.
Investors seeking tax-free bond income have several good options.
Feb. 24-28: Tips, strategies, and picks for tax-conscious investors.
Here is a model portfolio for younger retirees, pre-retirees, or those with other income sources.