Bonds are boring. They are the beige minivan of the investment world. Yet, bond yields (which move inversely to prices) are hugely important. They determine lots of things: from how much companies and governments pay to borrow money -- to the rate you get on your mortgage. To help you navigate the complex world of interest rates, here are some free resources.
Relatively few observers seem worried about the prospects for soaring interest rates. As one recent headline put it: "Central banks look to have hit peak rates." But the market sets rates, not central banks. Let's review the long-term picture – the very long-term picture.