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Bonds

BONDS are debt investments. They represent a loan you make to an institution—a corporation, government, or government agency—in exchange for interest payments during a specific term plus the repayment of your principal when the bond comes due. Because the income you receive from a bond is generally fixed at the time the bond is created, bonds are often considered fixed-income investments.
Bonds On-Line
Access to and extensive coverage of over 3.5 million stocks, bonds, indexes and other securities
Investing in Bonds
Guide to investing in bonds.
Moody's
The leaders in providing bond information. Free registration required for access
Smart Money
SmartMoney magazine has a section about investing in bonds. Click on the "Investing" tab and click on the link for "Bonds".
Treasury Direct
The Place to go to learn about investing in Government Bonds.