Most retired investors are looking for income.  In the past and presently, they can receive income from CDs, treasuries and savings bonds through either appreciation or an actual payout over a period of time.  The investor can also receive income from bond funds and equity accounts.  Certain equity accounts, generally called Dividend and Growth, Growth and Income or Rising Dividend funds, pay a quarterly dividend, which could fit into many investors’ portfolios.

And that’s my Money Minute.

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