Welcome to the Learning Center, Neighbor

Welcome to the Learning Center, Neighbor

Learn About Investing 34 Articles

Munis and Taxes

How Will Municipal Bonds Affect my Taxes?

They say the only certainties in life are death and taxes, and for many, it’s actually the latter that’s far more distressing.

Four Funny Facts About Municipal Bond Funds

4 Reasons to Invest in Bonds Directly vs. Municipal Bond Funds

At Neighborly, we often hear objections to our core premise — to invest directly in the places and civic projects you care about — from individuals who identify as financially savvy.


How to be A Good Neighbor 17 Articles

News from the Neighborhood Red

News from the Neighborhood: August 12, 2016

Stay in touch with neighbors from across the country with our curated collection of stories worth caring about.

News from the Neighborhood Purple

News from the Neighborhood: July 29, 2016

Stay in touch with neighbors from across the country with our curated collection of stories worth caring about.


Muniland News & Resources 46 Articles

Muniland Minute CSG Blue

Muniland Minute: August 12, 2016

IRS to Lower Build America Bond Payments to Issuers – Again The Internal Revenue Service will once again ­due to sequestration­ lower the payment to issuers of Build America Bonds in the coming fiscal year 2017.

Muniland Minute CSG Purple

Muniland Minute: August 5, 2016

Secondary Trading Rebounding In the past quarter the municipal secondary market saw its first increase in volume since the very start of 2015.


Updates from Neighborly 26 Articles

California Public Finance Unlocked

California Public Finance Data Unlocked

Ever wanted to know how much your city borrowed for its last infrastructure project? Or what attendance trends are doing in your local school district? Or who advises your water district on their financing needs?

Apply to Neighborly Bonds Challenge

Invitation to Apply to the Neighborly Bonds Challenge

Greetings Civic Leader, First, thank you for your commitment to public service.