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Subject:  Bond/CD Laddering Date:  8/24/2002  9:45 AM
Author:  FlaBuckeye Number:  35008 of 98919

I'm seriously considering starting a bond/cd 5 year ladder.
Question is: Why would you consider using T-Notes at all vs
a FDIC insured company CD? 5 Year CDs are around 4.5 -4.8% (ING)
vs only 3.348% for the last T Note auction.
Anyone have better instruments to build a ladder?
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