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Subject:  Re: Want somthing better than 7% Date:  9/10/2000  11:41 PM
Author:  Latinus Number:  5039 of 20604

Government I-bonds have a rate of 7.49% at the moment.
Two objections:
1. JohnP14 wants income now. He won't get the full
return on I-Bonds unless he waits several years.
2. This year he is allowed to boy "only" $30K worth of I-Bonds; what about the other $170K?
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