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Passed an Orange Milestone

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Orange InterestLast month, I passed a small milestone. I’ve collected more than $1,000 (before taxes) in interest in my ING Direct savings account. While I no longer keep all of my savings there, with banks like Emigrant Direct and HSBC Direct offering better rates, it has been nice to see this particular number growing month after month.

Interest earned is one number, out of all my financial data, I know will never decrease.

Updated February 6, 2012 and originally published September 9, 2006. If you enjoyed this article, subscribe to the RSS feed or receive daily emails. Follow @ConsumerismComm on Twitter and visit our Facebook page for more updates.

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Luke Landes, also known as Flexo, is the founder of Consumerism Commentary. He has been blogging and writing for the internet since 1995 and has been building online communities since 1991. Find out more about him and follow Luke Landes on Twitter. View all articles by .

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avatar James

Flexo, based on your experience with these three banks, which has the best web features? I was going to put some money in one of these banks. While researching them, I stumbled on this website.

I’ve found a lot of other useful information here and plan on browsing daily.

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What kind of features do you need? See the email I sent for some details about each bank’s online features.

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