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While it's quite "Doable" I think that laddering is a pain in the neck. So my suggestion is to figure out about what average maturity you want to maintain and then get into a short term and an intermediate term bond fund(s) in the appropriate ratio. If you do this use that bond funds "duration" as opposed to their average maturity.

The type of bond fund is up to you. I'm concentrated mostly in treasuries because Ben said that's where to go.

Also consider the your relative tax bracket and the tax impact on your interest.

Good Luck,
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