How TIPS can make a difference

April 12, 2017

Daren Roberts

Daren Roberts

An episode in Vanguard's Investment Commentary series.

The prospect of rising inflation can be worrisome to your clients, especially those who are in retirement. One way to address that concern is by using Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS), which provide an explicit hedge against inflation.

In this 13-minute podcast, Daren Roberts, an investment analyst in Vanguard Investment Strategy Group, discusses the types of TIPS products available, their risks and benefits, and the types of investors they may be suited for.


  • All investing is subject to risk, including the possible loss of the money you invest.

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