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Subject:  Re: Opening a Roth IRA Date:  4/30/1999  12:00 PM
Author:  WilliamLipp Number:  10250 of 75794

DEG1 Date: 4/30/99 11:40 AM Number: 10249
I am interested in opening a Roth IRA using the Foolish Four strategy but I am unsure of how to get started. I've been reading All About IRA's and attempted to follow link # 14 on how to open an IRA,

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