Today’s low-yield environment has left investors frustrated and searching for a reasonable return on their money. Seniors who rely on their portfolio income to help fund spending needs are especially vulnerable. Conventional sources of income such as Certificates of deposits (CDs) and money market funds yield almost nothing. Bond yields, while slightly higher, come with increased interest rate risk which threatens to drive down the value of the underlying investments once rates begin to rise.
In an attempt to generate more income many are turning to Read more