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ETF: Income ETFs III – Bonds and Preference Shares

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In the first two posts in this series, we investigated dividend-hugging ETFs and listed property ETFs. While both of these are worth consideration when investing for income, both are listed instruments, which introduces volatility to your investments. This makes them more appropriate for investors with a longer investment horizon. For those nearing financial independence, debt ...
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ETF: Understanding the NewFunds ILBI

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Being able to retire would be impossible if our investments didn't beat inflation over time. The NewFunds ILBI ETF (NFILBI) invests in inflation-linked government bonds in an attempt to preserve your buying power. As we explain here, inflation is when the prices of goods and services go up over time due to factors in the ...