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Subject:  Re: What to do now? Date:  4/26/2006  8:37 AM
Author:  MFEaves Number:  51416 of 78166

Online banks (HSBC, Emigrant, ING) are a good place to put money that you might need within, say, 6 months - 1 year. They're liquid, insured to $100,000 by the FDIC, and are earning 4% - 4.5%, depending on where you place the deposits. They're high-interest savings accounts, just like a local bank would ha