Marketplace has a new podcast for kids, "Million Bazillion!" EPISODE OUT NOW

Twitter is issuing bonds rated below "investment grade." Here's what that means.

Dec 4, 2019
"Junk" bonds don't mean the company got an F in a test.
Twitter is offering below investment grade bonds to raise some cash. Above, a Twitter banner hangs on the New York Stock Exchange during the company's IPO in 2013.
Emmanuel Dunand/AFP via Getty Images