Thanks for the replies. It seems they might have a place one's portfolio if rates do rise.
My small 1% will be interesting to watch.
Ryebrook wrote:I have decided to purchase a watch for my wife to commemorate our first born child (due in October).
Well, this morning, just for grins, I plugged it back in and lo and behold, it is cooling.
letsgobobby wrote:No it's not reasonable. Problem is all the other alternatives are even less reasonable. On a $6450 annual family contribution, it's a 0.5% load. Blech.
We've discussed moving a little less than half of the CD over to our long-term portfolio at Vanguard