Need some Christmas help wife wants a laptop/net book computer for the following On-line payments while in front of the TV Tracking our budget Internet surfing Things it has to have Excel and Word and other Microsoft programs Things that would be nice to have Large memory Fast speed CD drive More than 3 USB ports (side or front would be great) Long run time without being plugged in As mentioned, will only be used for paying bill and surfing the net. So what would be the most inexpensive/best one out there? As always thanks for the help. Wanna kill these ads? We can help!