Best 20 grand investments

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rated91 PM rated91
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Posted: 7/15/2012 1:16:55 PM
Quick question that maybe someone can help me out with. I have the bulk of my cash savings in an account that is now only getting .80 APY. When I opened the account I was getting a 5% return, but that didnt last very long. What are some decent investments where I can at least look at getting a 4% return?
Denverb PM Denverb
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Posted: 7/15/2012 3:03:29 PM
I can get 5% guaranteed @ 25k. PM if you want
KktdocT PM KktdocT
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Posted: 7/17/2012 6:01:16 PM
i went through loop-holes to invest mine as well, best return is with money laundering.  good thing , i have multiple contacts. i don't want to know how the money is invested, as long as i get a surplus every month. 
ogmike PM ogmike
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Posted: 7/17/2012 10:47:19 PM
buy some Verizon or AT&T stock, both yielding a 4-5% dividend. 
Capper007 PM Capper007
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Posted: 7/18/2012 11:47:25 AM

Variable annuities or Fixed Annuities, T bill or a CD, If it is retirement savings i would do a variable annuity! There are many variances on the product, depends what you are looking for, it is an investment, nota bank account!

wallstreetcappers PM wallstreetcappers
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Posted: 7/18/2012 12:52:50 PM
Annuities are for suckers.

Get term insurance and invest the balance, screw paying those high fees and capped returns from annuities.
rubberneck PM rubberneck
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Posted: 8/24/2012 8:32:37 PM
hi-yield bond funds pay 5-6%
SOJ PM SOJ
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Posted: 8/25/2012 7:29:29 PM
I too can guaranteed you 5% APY. PM if you interested.
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