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T-bill auctions: Original post by Cynthia Myers of Demand Media Treasury bils, commonly known as T-bills, offer an alternative to stocks and bonds for investors. Sold by the United States Treasury department, T-bills have a maturity of one year or less. You buy the T-bills for less that its face value and when it matures you receive the face value. Unlike stock market investments, treasury bills offer a guaranteed…

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