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Subject:  Re: Savings Bonds EE Date:  1/9/2004  11:04 AM
Author:  Lokicious Number:  9176 of 35576

"In a rising interest rate environment EE bonds are better and safer than CDs. EE Bonds are liquid after a year and the penalty of 3 months interest is more reasonable than that of most CDs "

If you are laddering, i.e., putting new money into US Savings Bonds or FDIC Guaranteed 5-year CDs