Second rig, built my first one more than 5 years ago which fubared just over 1 year ago. I have been using a laptop ever since I'm going to be stock trading with this computer, no gaming, and will use Windows XP. The monitors will be 3 refurbished 2005FPWs off of eBay for $630 shipped. Also a secondary vid card will be added (quadro nvs 400) for ~$110. LIAN LI PC-61 USB Black Aluminum ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail $99.99 GIGABYTE GA-P35-DS3L LGA 775 Intel P35 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail $96.99 EVGA 256-P2-N751-TR GeForce 8600GT 256MB 128-bit GDDR3 PCI Express x16 SLI Supported Video Card - Retail $109.99 Thermaltake TR2 W0070RUC ATX 430W Power Supply - Retail $39.99 Intel Core 2 Duo E6750 Conroe 2.66GHz LGA 775 Processor Model BX80557E6750 - Retail $189.99 G.SKILL 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model F2-6400CL5D-2GBNQ - Retail $49.99 SAMSUNG SpinPoint T Series HD501LJ 500GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - OEM $104.99 Subtotal: $691.93 S&H: $12.14 Total: $704.07 Total for ALL PARTS: $1446.07 BTW, I already sent the orders in. I have to quit impulse buying but I think I did pretty well for a $1500 system, wouldn't you say?