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The Federal Reserve is expected to raise the fed funds rate by only 50bps to 4.25%-4.5% during its
last monetary policy meeting of 2022, following four straight three-quarter point hikes and pushing
borrowing costs to the highest level since 2007.
What is the Rate on a 6 Month Treasury Bill?
6 Month Treasury Rate is at 4.78%, compared to 4.72% the previous market day and 0.13% last year.
This is higher than the long term average of 2.73%.
How to buy 6 month treasury bills?
You can buy short-term Treasury bills on TreasuryDirect, the U.S. government’s portal for buying
U.S. Treasuries. Short-term Treasury bills can also be bought and sold through a bank or broker.
If you do not hold your Treasuries until maturity, the only way to sell them is through a bank or
broker.Can you make money with Treasury bills?
Unlike Treasury notes and bonds, Treasury bills don’t make interest payments. Instead, T-bills are
sold at a discount. For example, if a T-bill is issued at 1% interest, then an investor would buy
a $1,000 T-bill for $990.10.