Are series I savings bonds a recession-proof investment?
It’s not surprising if you’ve never heard of Series I savings bonds, aka I bonds, but now see news about them everywhere. As savings bonds with rates tied to inflation, they have not been appealing to most investors during the past few decades when inflation has remained relatively low. Now that inflation is rising, I bond rates are increasing, making them worth considering as an investment option.
Read the full article in the Finances FYI section of The Seattle Times, sponsored by 1st Security Bank.