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journal bond expense: Original post by Christopher Carter of Demand Media Issuing bonds to investors provides a corporation with the ability to finance the company's operations. From the company's perspective, a bond exists as a long-term obligation. A company must pay interest to the bondholder at the rate stated on the bond, which usually occurs at a semiannual rate, as explained by the Cliffs Notes website.…

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