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Investments Paying Interest

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MoneySmart provides some sage advice on interest bearing investments.

Investments that pay interest are often seen as safe investments. But some types of interest bearing investments may not be as safe as you think. We look at the different types of investments that pay interest and when they may be right for you.

We also explain the advantages of investing your money with a 'prudentially regulated' institution.

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Reproduced with permission of ASIC.

Source: ASIC's MoneySmart website,, 30 March 2011.