Scott Burns Suggests Waiting for Better Yield In a 3-Year Ladder Print
Written by TFB   
May 11, 2011

A 68-year-old who has only 36% in bonds asked what to do: buy more bonds now or wait. Syndicated columnist and author Scott Burns suggests waiting in a 3-year ladder.

"So you needn't be in a hurry to increase that allocation to 60 percent.

If you do start increasing the allocation, the safest way would be to build a simple three-year ladder."

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