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Old 04-18-2013, 12:00 PM   #1
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if i buy treasury notes from the treasury at treasury direct will i get the full value back if i hold them to term. i find i cannot truly understand notes.

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Old 04-18-2013, 01:46 PM   #2
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Yes, plus accrued interest.

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Old 04-18-2013, 01:59 PM   #3
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Uh, its pretty simple. These are bonds issued by the feddle gubmint. You either buy them at a discount to par and get par when they mature (short term notes) or you buy them when issued and they pay a coupon every 6 months and par at maturity.
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