Main St. Finance

20 - Extreme Couponing: Investor Edition and Zero Coupon Bonds

September 1, 2020

This week, I go a little into the history of bonds and why the interest payments from them are called "Coupon Payments". I also talk about Zero-Coupon bonds and how you make money off of a bond that does not pay interest.

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Bond links mentioned in the show:
Bond Example #1:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bearer_bond#/media/File:BabyBondLA.jpg

Bond Example #2:https://i.pinimg.com/originals/73/2b/7d/732b7d0ee2739470305e2c7b69a917f1.jpg

Bond Example #3:https://businessjournalism.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/2nd-liberty-100-dol-1.jpg

Bond Example #4:https://currency.ha.com/itm/confederate-notes/group-lots/confederate-states-of-america-lot-of-2-act-of-february-28-1861-8-coupon-bonds/a/241622-91315.s?ic16=ViewItem-BrowseTabs-Auction-Archive-ThisAuction-120115

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