so it seems.
Agreed, and they really need to be updated & enhanced by the Fed. They are a blunt instrument w/a feeble yield that doesn't pay you to risk/wait for this purported spurt of inflation that is transient.
Awh! Come on! Do you really think the Fed - the same Fed who zeros out interest rates gives a flip about the saver/investor?The Fed has a proven record of its evil immoral actions by royally robbing current savers and bond holders,Those very beings who are responsible and upright citizens leading a life of decorum are the ones who suffer while greedy, careless, irresponsible goons are catered to by the Fed.And why, you ask. Because the latter are voters in the majority!