There are three primary services that rate bonds, mostly on their ability to pay off the interest and principal. These services are Moody’s, Standard & Poor’s and Fitch.
The taxable equivalent yield table shows the comparison of tax exempt yields of municipal bonds to the taxable yields of other investments.
Most cases of bankruptcy are filed to eliminate existing debts. If granted bankruptcy an individual or business often does not have to pay unsecured debts acquired before filing for bankruptcy.
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