Short-Term Investment Fund


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Short-Term Investment Fund

A mutual fund or other fund that invests exclusively in short-term, low-risk securities such as Treasury bills, money markets, and so forth. A STIF aims to protect the funds invested in it while also providing a (low) return. STIFs have exceptionally low management fees.
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