Definitions for "Government Obligations"
Keywords:  treasury, safest, promises, bond, bills
US Treasury bonds, bills notes and savings bonds representing debts that the government promises to repay investors
Instruments of the U.S. government public debt. Examples are Treasury bills, notes, bonds, savings bonds and retirement plan bonds. These are fully backed by the U.S. government.
U.S. government-backed debt instruments, which are considered among the safest investments possible, including Treasury bonds, bills, and notes, and savings bonds.