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Forum: Other topics Today, 08:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 175
Posted By pb4uski
We used Walmart recently. Worked good. But we...

We used Walmart recently. Worked good. But we write very few checks thses days so we were just looking for good and cheap.
Forum: FIRE and Money Today, 08:37 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,552
Posted By pb4uski
I would be very willing to lend $200k based on a...

I would be very willing to lend $200k based on a $1m DTA than on a life annuity solely. I would do my own due diligence and evaluation of the quality of the DTA as collateral as any lender would. ...
Forum: Other topics Today, 07:04 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 637
Posted By pb4uski
I'll need to have you explain this to my DW......

I'll need to have you explain this to my DW... she doesn't get the concept. :facepalm:
Forum: Life after FIRE Yesterday, 11:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 291
Posted By pb4uski
You need to explore with FIL what he really wants...

You need to explore with FIL what he really wants and how GF/caregiver fits into that picture and proceed accordingly and ignore GF's daughter as much as possible. If FIL says GF doesn't fit into...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement Yesterday, 10:48 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,287
Posted By pb4uski
I smell bacon!

I smell bacon!
Forum: FIRE and Money Yesterday, 10:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,858
Posted By pb4uski
Balderdash. If one needs an investment for...

Balderdash. If one needs an investment for retirement funding, buy an investment, not a life insurance contract. In many cases retirement funds are already in a tax-deferred account so there is no...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement Yesterday, 10:27 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,287
Posted By pb4uski
Well the first part of that is correct. There...

Well the first part of that is correct. There will be a true up of the subsidy you received in 2014 with the subsidy that you should have received based on your actual 2014 income as part of your...
Forum: Other topics Yesterday, 07:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 334
Posted By pb4uski
Have you called the city to complain about it and...

Have you called the city to complain about it and asked them to fix it?
Forum: FIRE and Money Yesterday, 07:47 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,552
Posted By pb4uski
You're certainly entitled to your opinion. ...

You're certainly entitled to your opinion.

Let me ask you this. The day after the person spends their entire stash of $1m to buy a life annuity with a nice $4,500 monthly payment for life, they...
Forum: FIRE and Money Yesterday, 07:07 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,237
Posted By pb4uski
This is our third home. First home we owned...

This is our third home.

First home we owned from 1984-1986 in greater Boston area as young marrieds. The top floor was unfinished and we finished it ourselves. Those improvements, along with a...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement Yesterday, 06:58 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,287
Posted By pb4uski
That's crazy talk. No way the politicians will...

That's crazy talk. No way the politicians will allow that to happen. Besides, you can't draw blood from a stone.
Forum: Health and Early Retirement Yesterday, 06:56 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,287
Posted By pb4uski
Isn't the political reality that subsidies are so...

Isn't the political reality that subsidies are so popular to those who receive them and are not sufficiently unpopular to those who don't receive them that the politicians of both stripes will find...
Forum: FIRE and Money Yesterday, 03:43 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,552
Posted By pb4uski
I think any standard setter would be very...

I think any standard setter would be very reluctant to allow an asset that can go "poof" and disappear immediately like a life contingent annuity or any other life contingent asset. I would much...
Forum: Other topics Yesterday, 02:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 552
Posted By pb4uski
With her ugly mug she's lucky she got sex at all....

With her ugly mug she's lucky she got sex at all. :facepalm:
Forum: FIRE and Money Yesterday, 02:02 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,898
Posted By pb4uski
+2 Rich Dad, Poor Dad author was a flake IMO.

+2 Rich Dad, Poor Dad author was a flake IMO.
Forum: FIRE and Money Yesterday, 02:00 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,898
Posted By pb4uski
I read that. A bit odd for me.

I read that. A bit odd for me.
Forum: FIRE and Money Yesterday, 01:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 484
Posted By pb4uski
See Creating a Life Insurance Ladder...

See Creating a Life Insurance Ladder (http://www.obliviousinvestor.com/laddering-life-insurance-policies/)
Forum: Health and Early Retirement Yesterday, 12:59 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,287
Posted By pb4uski
So the states just "subcontract" the running of...

So the states just "subcontract" the running of their exchange to the feds.........problem solved with a simple contact. I'm not even sure if you need a front end unique to the state in that case...
Forum: FIRE and Money Yesterday, 05:32 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,841
Posted By pb4uski
Good point. It might make sense to have a...

Good point. It might make sense to have a conventional buyer's agent commission and put the big incentive on the selling agent to press the buying agent and the buyers for a higher price. God...
Forum: Hi, I am... 07-21-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 837
Posted By pb4uski
I like Quicken, especially Quicken Lifetime...

I like Quicken, especially Quicken Lifetime Planner for retirement planning. You can include your current assets, future savings, kids college, etc. Very easy to use.

I found that buying...
Forum: Other topics 07-21-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 810
Posted By pb4uski
I found out from DW that the way we found out...

I found out from DW that the way we found out about this was the neighbor told DW about it, so I suspect she is either unaware that she doesn't have the right to do this or thinks she has the right...
Forum: Other topics 07-21-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 810
Posted By pb4uski
We have the opposite problem in that there are...

We have the opposite problem in that there are springs all around the property and the problem is guiding the water away from buildings, leach fields and other places were we don't want it to go. ...
Forum: Other topics 07-21-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 810
Posted By pb4uski
I have researched that ad nauseum and also talked...

I have researched that ad nauseum and also talked with my lawyer due to another issue we have that I didn't include in the OP where she is claiming a prescriptive easement for a driveway that crosses...
Forum: Other topics 07-21-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 637
Posted By pb4uski
I'm not routine oriented at all except... at home...

I'm not routine oriented at all except... at home I have certain places for certain things and if I'm looking for that certain thing and it happens to have a specific place I expect it to be there......
Forum: Other topics 07-21-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 810
Posted By pb4uski
I'm not really looking for legal advice. I know...

I'm not really looking for legal advice. I know that she doesn't have the legal right to use the spring water at her rent property and I could easily get a judge to agree and force her to stop doing...
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