Muni Bonds vs. Taxable Bonds and CDs


If a friend asks, “Are municipal bonds a better investment than taxable bonds?” and you immediately answer with a hard “yes” or “no,” you might be doing your pal a disservice because the correct answer depends on a host of factors specific to a person’s individual circumstances. Case in point: if an investor sits in the 35% income tax bracket and lives in a state with relatively high income tax rates, investing…



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