Conservative investors in India flock to fixed deposits when in doubt. However, fixed deposits have lost their shine of late. Interest rates have been dipping and risk-averse investors seem to be left with no options.

Bonds are a good alternative in such cases, but one needs to know how they work before investing. Let us have a look.

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