by Angela cruz

What Are Govt Bonds?

What Are Govt Bonds?

The government uses government bonds to generate funding for new projects or infrastructure.

while investors use them to earn a predetermined return

You lend the government money when you buy a bond. Coupon interest is paid at regular periods. fixed-income bonds.

Governments guarantee their bonds. 

Even government bonds have credit risk.

what are the Types of government bonds


Treasury bills expire in less than one year

Treasury notes expire in one to ten years

Treasury bonds expire in more than ten years