Join Early Retirement Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Merry Christmas! Happy Holidays to All!
Old 12-23-2010, 09:59 AM   #1
Recycles dryer sheets
Retire2013's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Northern Virginia
Posts: 392
Merry Christmas! Happy Holidays to All!

Thank you everyone for your advice and support this past year, from how to get my house ready to put on the market, to whether I should buy Long Term Care, etc. I am grateful for this Forum.

I would like to wish you and your loved ones a wonderful holiday season and a happy 2011.

__________________

__________________
Retire2013 is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 Early Retirement and Financial Independence Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

Are you planning to be financially independent as early as possible so you can live life on your own terms? Discuss successful investing strategies, asset allocation models, tax strategies and other related topics in our online forum community. Our members range from young folks just starting their journey to financial independence, military retirees and even multimillionaires. No matter where you fit in you'll find that Early-Retirement.org is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with our members, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create a retirement blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 12-23-2010, 10:12 AM   #2
Give me a museum and I'll fill it. (Picasso)
Give me a forum ...
travelover's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 9,871
Merry Christmas and should I pay off my mortgage?
__________________

__________________
Yes, I have achieved work / life balance.
travelover is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2010, 10:19 AM   #3
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: France
Posts: 1,195
Merry Christmas to all... and does your nativity scene have a caganer?
__________________
Age 56, retired July 1, 2012; DW is 60 and working for 2 more years. Current portfolio is 2000K split 50 stocks/20 bonds/30 cash. Renting house, no debts.
BigNick is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2010, 10:31 AM   #4
Moderator Emeritus
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 11,031
From all of us at casa del FD:

Happy holidays everyone! May you stay safe and warm during this holiday season.

Based on this ER.org-sponsored "scientific study" (Poll for Retirees: What's Most Important to a Successful Retirement?), we wish you all good health, plenty of money and loads of fulfilling activities for the new year.
__________________
FIREd is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2010, 10:43 AM   #5
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
vicente solano's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 1,116
Merry Christmas to all of you. And many thenks for this forum and the company and happines iI get from it. You are the best!!

PS. My Avatar? Mother and Children at my sisterīs wedding last year.
__________________
I get by with a little help from my friends....ta ta ta ta ta...
vicente solano is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2010, 10:54 AM   #6
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
Onward's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 1,663
__________________
And if I claim to be a wise man, it surely means that I don't know.
Onward is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2010, 10:59 AM   #7
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
vicente solano's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 1,116
Quote:
Originally Posted by BigNick View Post
Merry Christmas to all... and does your nativity scene have a caganer?
Our Nativity scene is minimalistic and does not have this guy-No caganers please-We are Galicians!!

Note: Had to change my avatar: Claudia got very jealous: Said she deserved that role!
__________________
I get by with a little help from my friends....ta ta ta ta ta...
vicente solano is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2010, 11:04 AM   #8
Give me a museum and I'll fill it. (Picasso)
Give me a forum ...
bbbamI's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Dallas 'burb
Posts: 9,039
__________________
There's no need to complicate, our time is short..
bbbamI is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2010, 11:09 AM   #9
Give me a museum and I'll fill it. (Picasso) Give me a forum ...
REWahoo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Texas Hill Country
Posts: 42,072
I lack T-Al's creativity so our Holiday Card is just a simple photo of DW and I. Can you spot the caganer?
Attached Images
File Type: jpg REW old christmas.jpg (44.0 KB, 0 views)
__________________
Numbers is hard

When I hit 70, it hit back

Retired in 2005 at age 58, no pension
REWahoo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2010, 11:33 AM   #10
Moderator Emeritus
CuppaJoe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: At The Cafe
Posts: 6,866
Wow, REW, so that's what Vanguard does..

Merry Christmas! Here's a photo taken (by me) just after I had my hair done.
__________________
CuppaJoe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2010, 11:35 AM   #11
Moderator Emeritus
CuppaJoe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: At The Cafe
Posts: 6,866
Oops, it broke the camera, here's a better one:
Attached Images
File Type: jpg IMG_8500.JPG (186.9 KB, 0 views)
__________________
CuppaJoe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-23-2010, 11:07 PM   #12
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
veremchuka's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: irradiated - too close to the nuclear furnace
Posts: 1,294
merry christmas to all. as a new comer i have found this to be a very informative and entertaining place to visit every day.
__________________
veremchuka is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2010, 09:28 AM   #13
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
Free To Canoe's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Cooksburg,PA
Posts: 1,738
Merry Christmas to all!

Free to Canoe and Mrs Canoe, too.
__________________
Free To Canoe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2010, 09:59 AM   #14
Full time employment: Posting here.
bruce1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Hagersville
Posts: 793
Merry Christmas to all and to all a good night. I need a nap.
__________________
I wish I was half as good as my dog thinks I am!
bruce1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2010, 11:03 AM   #15
Administrator
W2R's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: New Orleans
Posts: 38,824
Have a wonderful Christmas Eve, and Merry Christmas, everyone.
__________________
Already we are boldly launched upon the deep; but soon we shall be lost in its unshored, harbourless immensities.

- - H. Melville, 1851
W2R is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2010, 11:28 AM   #16
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
obgyn65's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: midwestern city
Posts: 4,061
Happy holidays to all.
__________________
Very conservative with investments. Not ER'd yet, 48 years old. Please do not take anything I write or imply as legal, financial or medical advice directed to you. Contact your own financial advisor, healthcare provider, or attorney for financial, medical and legal advice.
obgyn65 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2010, 11:41 AM   #17
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
happy2bretired's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Nebraska
Posts: 1,339
Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays from Happy2bRetired.
__________________
happy2bretired is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2010, 02:14 PM   #18
Give me a museum and I'll fill it. (Picasso)
Give me a forum ...
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 11,016
Merry Christmas / Joyeux Noel / Nollaig Shona / Feliz Navidad to everyone!!!
__________________
Meadbh is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2010, 02:35 PM   #19
Moderator
MichaelB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Rocky Inlets
Posts: 24,411
Merry Christmas to all
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Santa.jpg (71.1 KB, 1 views)
__________________
MichaelB is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-24-2010, 07:06 PM   #20
gone traveling
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 3,864
Merry Christmas to everyone here on E-R.org, even those who have me on ignore...
__________________

__________________
Westernskies is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Merry Christmas all! calmloki Other topics 7 12-21-2010 03:46 PM
Merry Christmas, merry, merry, christmas Martha Other topics 21 09-12-2007 04:47 PM
Merry Christmas! & Happy Hanakuh! Jane_Doe Other topics 0 12-24-2006 09:22 AM
Merry Christmas! Share some photos? laurence Other topics 23 12-28-2005 06:24 PM
Merry Christmas bruce1 Other topics 6 12-25-2004 01:54 PM

 

 
All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:59 PM.
 
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.