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Retirees can't afford big losses in the bond market.
Social Security checks will still get paid in October even if Washington, D.C., can't come to an agreement. The real risk comes later.
More debt gets issuers bigger weightings in top bond ETFs.
Right now, low rates on fixed income are what keeps pensions from having any reasonable chance of hitting their performance targets.
As long as you're already planning for a comfortable retirement.
Balances should be climbing faster.
Ordinary investors may be coming back.
For years, investors have waited for rising rates to no avail.