EE Bonds are interesting. They are bonds guaranteed by the US Government and offered at a minuscule rate, currently at 0.10%. However, the twist is they double in value after 20 years. This means if you hold the bonds for 20 years, the interest rate is about 3.5263%.
The doubling also means the bonds become more valuable over time. Eventually, you may be better off taking a loan or selling stocks just to avoid selling.
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