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Subject:  Re: Ladder CD's? Date:  1/20/2005  1:39 PM
Author:  mjcalab Number:  11675 of 35576

The problem with Cds, however, is liquidity, and having some huge CD coming due every 5-years and nothing in the interim can be a liquidity problem. So, sometimes it is necessary to eat the lower returns while you create a ladder of 5-year Cd's to solve the long term liquidity problem.