Journalize the entries to record the following selected bond investment transactions for Hall...

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Journalize the entries to record the following selected bond investment transactions for Hall Trust:

Apr. 1 Purchased for cash $378,000 of Oates City 3% bonds at 100 plus accrued interest of $2,835.

June 30 Received first semiannual interest payment.

July 31 Sold $152,400 of the bonds at 95 plus accrued interest of $381.

Debt Security :

The term debt security refers to investment to another company through a loan. Even though debt securities offer lower returns than equity securities, debt securities are safer because in the event of liquidation of a company they are paid first.

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Journalize the entries to record the following selected bond investment transactions for Hall Trust:

Apr. 1 Purchased for cash $378,000 of Oates City...

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