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Subject:  Re: What to do now? Date:  4/27/2006  11:58 PM
Author:  vkg Number:  51466 of 75824

Unless you are going to actively trade individual stocks, what point is there in having a brokerage account anywhere?

AM


1.) They pay very close to the same interest rate as Paypal. Fidelity is a regulated financial institution, unlike Paypal.

2.) Access to CDs

3.) Access to mutual funds. Fidelity has a selection of no load mutual funds.

4.) The option to buy stock.

Debra
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