What are a best buy?

The CPI-linked savings bond isn't all it's made out to be. TIPS offer slightly better protection against inflation. Thief in the Night (Photo by Mark Wilson)Getty Images Personal finance experts love these bonds I. Suze…

Do CDs pay compound interest?

Certificates of deposit (CDs) generally pay higher interest rates than other types of savings accounts offered by banks and credit unions. Most also pay compound interest, which is interest on the interest you've already earned. In…