LEESBURG, Va. - The Old Economy is meeting the New Economy in this sleepy Virginia town where the headquarters of America Online, MCI, Exodus and high-tech Internet start-ups nestle amid rolling green hills, bales of fresh hay and the estates of Virginia blue bloods.

AnnuityNet.com, a company offering no-load, low cost annuities online, based in a renovated 1890 barn which is part of quaint Market Station, a train station converted into a shopping center, is one of the new breed in the neighborhood.

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