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Junk bonds are sometimes called suicide bonds, for a reason — Malcolm Berko

Junk bonds are sometimes called suicide bonds because of their high default rate. Your insurer might cancel your life policy if you owned too many of these bonds — though if you can skip rope on a bed of nails, gargle with Drano and sing “Waltzing Matilda” while sitting on a bed of hot coals, your insurer might only increase your premium and let you keep your policy.

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