Bonds are boring. They are the beige minivan of the investment world. Yet, bond yields (which move inversely to prices) are hugely important. They determine lots of things: from how much companies and governments pay to borrow money -- to the rate you get on your mortgage. To help you navigate the complex world of interest rates, here are some free resources.
"Mortgage-backed securities" is a phrase that sends shivers down the spine of investors who remember the 2008 financial crisis. MBB is an ETF that tracks these securities -- watch our Interest Rates Pro Service editor walk you through MBB's 10-year wave pattern to see what's likely next.