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high risk bonds: Original post by Ciaran John of Demand Media Governments and corporations borrow money in the form of loans known as bonds. Like most borrowers, bond issuers have to pay interest on the debt. Creditors that lend money to high risk borrowers face a higher degree of principal risk than creditors that lend to low risk borrowers. These risk levels impact interest rates.

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