Why not consider diversifying your portfolio in part with structured notes?
Dear Money Lady Readers, Many of you have sent me emails with genuine worry about your retirement portfolios as we ride the waves of high inflation, lending rates, and low stock market returns. I want to introduce you to an alternative to securities, mutual funds or exchange traded funds (ETFs). Why not consider diversifying your portfolio in part with structured notes? There is something for everyone in the Structured Notes (SN) arena because they vary by complexity and risk. They are certainly not for everyone; however, are still a good investment product to consider adding to your portfolio for further diversification. The reason I like these products is because they are easily available at your retail bank and can give you a much better return than simple GICs. For the most part, the basic SNs have a guaranteed payout amount on a guaranteed redemption date, making the return [...]