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Security System

If inflation rises, this fund could be a safe bet for conservative investors.

This story appears in the January 1998 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

Whether you're brand new to the mutual fund investing arena or experienced at making money via funds, there's generally a good time and place for conservative bond investments.

In January 1997, the U.S. Department of the Treasury brought to market a new kind of debt instrument--the U.S. Treasury Inflation-Indexed Securities.

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