Finance

Have finance questions? Ask a financial expert online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Finance Questions
Question for Lane, cfp,cpa,jd a nyc muni bond had a 5.5
question for Lane, cfp,cpa,jd a nyc muni bond had a 5.5 percent coupon. its maturity is 3-15-2020. it pays semi annually on 3-15 and 9-15. it was purchased on 3-29-19. at a price of 103.820 it had a y… read more
Lane
Lane
JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
19,966 satisfied customers
Question for Lane, is it possible to pay to high a premium
question for Lane, is it possible to pay to high a premium for bonds that it does not pay to purchase it? if so how do you figure that out?… read more
Lane
Lane
JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
19,966 satisfied customers
If a person had 100k in savings that they did not intend to
If a person had 100k in savings that they did not intend to use for 9-12 months, would it be better to place the funds in a savings account @1.55 percent or in a bond fund like the Vanguard VNYTX for … read more
Chad EA, CDFA®, CFP®
Chad EA, CDFA®, CFP®
IRS Enrolled Agent, CFP(R),
Master's Degree
3,894 satisfied customers
Lane, You had given me some advice last year and had
Lane, You had given me some advice last year and had some follow up questions regarding balancing my portfolio.… read more
Lane
Lane
JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
19,966 satisfied customers
How have bond funds been reacting to the last rate hike? If
how have bond funds been reacting to the last rate hike? If one invested in a bond fund in the last 6 months would they have made money?… read more
Chad EA, CDFA®, CFP®
Chad EA, CDFA®, CFP®
IRS Enrolled Agent, CFP(R),
Master's Degree
3,894 satisfied customers
I have a basic question about bond funds as opposed to
I have a basic question about bond funds as opposed to purchasing individual bonds. If I purchase a bond, I know the specifics of what the interest payback will be and the end date (along with the rat… read more
Lane
Lane
JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
19,966 satisfied customers
I have a variable IRA worth $200,000 and I want to re route
I have a variable IRA worth $200,000 and I want to re route it to a muni bond that pays 3.5 interest rate over 10 years. If I make a first withdrawal at this time it secure payments that are locked in… read more
Lane
Lane
JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
19,966 satisfied customers
hi....what is difference between ordinary dividends and qualified
hi....what is difference between ordinary dividends and qualified dividends? not sure what my mutual fund and stock dividends fall under...also are long term capital gains taxed at a lower rate then s… read more
Robin D.
Robin D.
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
18,248 satisfied customers
With a bond fund, if interest rates increase, is it logical
With a bond fund, if interest rates increase, is it logical to assume that the value of the fund will decrease? If so, wouldn't it be silly to invest in a bond fund with the current interest environme… read more
Lane
Lane
JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
19,966 satisfied customers
I have approximately $50,000 to invest. I am most interested
I have approximately $50,000 to invest. I am most interested in safety, current income, a liquidity within five years. Someone suggested the Franklin Templeton Intermediate Term Municipal Bond Fund. D… read more
Lane
Lane
JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS
Doctoral Degree
19,966 satisfied customers
My younger brother (54) has debts which hes been gradually
My younger brother (54) has debts which he's been gradually paying off for a number of years. He has no savings and is on a low wage. My father (88) wants to to help him prepare for his retirement as … read more
sgriffin26
sgriffin26
Senior Loan Officer/ NMLO
Bachelor's Degree
92 satisfied customers
Problem 3 Pleasant View Nursing Home estimates that its building
Problem 3 Pleasant View Nursing Home estimates that its building will last another ten years and then it will need to be replaced. The home estimates that the capital cost of a new building in ten yea… read more
Anita L. Eisthen, CFA, CPA, MBA
Anita L. Eisthen, CFA, CPA, MBA
Owner and Chief Investment Officer
Master's Degree
83 satisfied customers
B15. (Interest-rate risk) A quick look at bond quotes will
B15. (Interest-rate risk) A quick look at bond quotes will tell you that GMAC has many different issues of bonds outstanding. Suppose that four of them have identical coupon rates of 7.25% but mature … read more
Falak Naz
Falak Naz
Master's Degree
324 satisfied customers
1. The primary operating goal of a publicly-owned firm interested
1. The primary operating goal of a publicly-owned firm interested in serving its stockholders should be to _________. maximize its expected total corporate income maximize its expected EPS minimize th… read more
Annie Kavitha
Annie Kavitha
Master's Degree
912 satisfied customers
1. Assume that you wish to purchase a 10-year bond that has
1. Assume that you wish to purchase a 10-year bond that has a maturity value of $1,000 and makes semiannual interest payments of $50. If you require a 10 percent nominal yield to maturity on this inve… read more
Rahul Jain
Rahul Jain
Director
Master Degree
416 satisfied customers
Are municipal bonds good in this economy for a retirement ...
Are municipal bonds good in this economy for a retirement savings account? I am older,,,wilol need the interest in a few eyars to supplement other income. If interest rates dro do bond values also dro… read more
Bill
Bill
Master's Degree
3,157 satisfied customers
If general interest rates increase, the interest income of ...
If general interest rates increase, the interest income of an open-end bond fund will: A. decrease. B. increase. C. remain unchanged. D. It cannot be determined from the information given. The answer … read more
Guru_Guy
Guru_Guy
Doctoral Degree
1,634 satisfied customers
The term-structure of U.S. Treasury interest rates ...
The term-structure of U.S. Treasury interest rates generally exhibits certain shapes during different stages of the business cycle. Discuss this relationship and explain why it holds, on average. What… read more
Dave Z
Dave Z
Self-Employed
Bachelor
418 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I really was impressed with the prompt response. Your expert was not only a tax expert, but a people expert!!! Her genuine and caring attitude came across in her response...

T.G.WMatteson, IL

I WON!!! I just wanted you to know that your original answer gave me the courage and confidence to go into yesterday's audit ready to fight.

BonnieChesnee, SC

Great service. Answered my complex tax question in detail and provided a lot of additional useful information for my specific situation.

JohnMinneapolis, MN

Excellent information, very quick reply. The experts really take the time to address your questions, it is well worth the fee, for the peace of mind they can provide you with.

OrvilleHesperia, California

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Rakhi Vasavada

Rakhi Vasavada

Financial and Legal Consultant

2,614 satisfied customers

Graduated in law with Emphasis on Finance and have have been working in financial sector for over 12 Years

Megan C

Megan C

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

2,224 satisfied customers

Licensed CPA, CFE, CMA, CGMA who teaches accounting courses at Master's Level

Manal Elkhoshkhany

Manal Elkhoshkhany

Tutor

1,975 satisfied customers

More than 5000 online tutoring sessions.

JKCPA

JKCPA

CPA

844 satisfied customers

Bachelors degree and CPA with Accounting experience.

R. Klein, EA

R. Klein, EA

Accountant

490 satisfied customers

TurboTax Expert. QuickBooks Certified Pro Advisor

Dave CPA

Dave CPA

Accountant

231 satisfied customers

I'm a CPA with over 10 years of experience

ConceptsCoach

ConceptsCoach

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

171 satisfied customers

Chartered Accountant and MBA

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x