Are I Bonds a Good Investment 2022? The I Bond inflation rate is getting ready to change from 9.62% APY to 6.48% APY on November 1st. In this video, I compare the 12-month return of an I Bond to 3 alternative fixed-income investment benchmarks to determine if I Bonds are a good investment right now.
01:36 WHY NOT USE THE S&P 500 AS A BENCHMARK
02:16 BENCHMARK 1: HIGH-YIELD SAVINGS
02:29 IBOND APY 6.51% NEXT 12 MONTHS
03:37 BENCHMARK 2: 1-YEAR CD
05:00 BENCHMARK 3: FIXED-RATE MORTGAGE
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