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Forum: Stock Picking and Market Strategy 01-30-2016, 11:51 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,424
Posted By winger
I love predictions.

I love predictions.
Forum: FIRE and Money 01-07-2016, 08:50 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,821
Posted By winger
I'm not going to look.

I'm not going to look.
Forum: Other topics 11-23-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,129
Posted By winger
Noticed this on the internet. Police say skimmer...

Noticed this on the internet. Police say skimmer fraud is exploding

Use of Credit Card 'Skimmers' at Gas Stations, ATMs is Exploding - NBC News...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 11-23-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 4,587
Posted By winger
It requires money to implement and explain a...

It requires money to implement and explain a sweeping change to existing law. Much of the ACA was inadequately funded at the federal level, by congress. I recall HHS asked for nearly 10 times the...
Forum: Other topics 11-21-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,129
Posted By winger
I'm unclear about skimmers. If there is a...

I'm unclear about skimmers. If there is a skimmer on the gas pump, will it keep my card from working on the pump card reader? Thinking I wouldn't be able to push it far enough in......
Forum: FIRE and Money 11-19-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 3,395
Posted By winger
A Quicken trick. If you already do this, sorry. ...

A Quicken trick. If you already do this, sorry.

We have accounts within our main joint checking account. They are tracked under "Savings Goals".
Right now, we have 3. My personal checking, DD...
Forum: FIRE and Money 11-18-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 3,395
Posted By winger
I use Quicken to track checking. We write very...

I use Quicken to track checking. We write very few checks, but credit card bill pay, deposits, and transfers all come through our joint checking account.

We have a few budget categories that we...
Forum: Other topics 07-02-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,957
Posted By winger
We sold our house in Texas in 2006, and have...

We sold our house in Texas in 2006, and have traveled in an RV since. We are slow travelers, left south Texas in early April to be in Maine by August 1. Or so. Right now, we are in Ohio Amish...
Forum: Other topics 03-10-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 4,582
Posted By winger
No. The last time I wore a watch was my last day...

No. The last time I wore a watch was my last day of work. 11/26/2005
Forum: Other topics 03-09-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,113
Posted By winger
Interesting about Bill Lear. One of my first...

Interesting about Bill Lear. One of my first cars back in the early 70s had a Lear 4 track. I could only find one 4 track tape, so I played it endlessly.

Too long ago- I can't remember the...
Forum: Travel Information 02-07-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,112
Posted By winger
It is in the redwoods. There are redwood groves...

It is in the redwoods. There are redwood groves from below San Francisco to just into Oregon. 95% were cut down in the 1800s and 1900s. It's not like a national park where you drive in, pay...
Forum: Other topics 02-06-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,425
Posted By winger
Thanks, I think. Spent all afternoon yesterday...

Thanks, I think. Spent all afternoon yesterday messing with DNS. I had the router setting DNS, changed that. Both laptops were set on "Auto", changed that to Google DNS.

And, 8.8.8.8 is...
Forum: Travel Information 02-05-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,112
Posted By winger
I'm not allowed to boondock for more than one...

I'm not allowed to boondock for more than one night, and DW is grouchy about that. Minimum is electric and water. We can go about 10 days until our gray tanks are full. The black tank fills up in...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 02-05-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,917
Posted By winger
Good explanation. Thanks. Our retiree medical...

Good explanation. Thanks. Our retiree medical insurance doesn't cover the refraction or eyeglasses, but it does cover the eye exam and diseases of the eye. I looked at our policy last night.
...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 02-04-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,917
Posted By winger
Cost of Eyeglass Prescription

My wife went to an eye clinic nearby, she has been having trouble close up vision, and headaches often.

She needs glasses now, and was sent to a waiting room to pay our co-pay after the visit. ...
Forum: Travel Information 02-04-2015, 04:37 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,112
Posted By winger
We have been full time RVers since 2006. I was...

We have been full time RVers since 2006. I was 52 then. Have not had any big desire to settle down and grow up, although we do travel slower these days. Last year, we wintered in far south...
Forum: FIRE and Money 01-20-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 23,359
Posted By winger
I read this quote this morning. You reminded me. ...

I read this quote this morning. You reminded me.

Ignorance is the lack of knowledge. Stupidity is the lack of thought.
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Forum: FIRE and Money 01-17-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,661
Posted By winger
I only look when Mr. Market is up that day. I...

I only look when Mr. Market is up that day. I never look on a down day. I haven't looked much lately.
Forum: FIRE and Money 01-12-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,798
Posted By winger
I'm on my third Chase Freedom account number in...

I'm on my third Chase Freedom account number in the last 6 months. Had a few small charges on the old cards that Chase security found. They caught it before me, and I check every morning through...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 11-06-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 11,807
Posted By winger
Today is the first day of open enrollment for...

Today is the first day of open enrollment for 2015 at megacorp. Our plan cost is up 16.5%.

There are lower cost plans, but a national network is important to us.
Forum: Forum Admin 11-05-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,569
Posted By winger
I don't have anybody on ignore. Makes me feel...

I don't have anybody on ignore. Makes me feel better about myself to read what the bat guano crazy people have to say.
Forum: Life after FIRE 11-05-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,631
Posted By winger
Needles Hwy, not far from Rushmore. 100's of...

Needles Hwy, not far from Rushmore. 100's of buffalo at the state park wildlife loop. Not always easy to find.

We stayed there for a month in fall 2013. Can't help with hotels, we were in...
Forum: Other topics 02-21-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,130
Posted By winger
I delete emails, but never empty the trash. It...

I delete emails, but never empty the trash. It has come in handy many times. I have plenty of room on my laptop and the Gmail servers, so why not use it?
Forum: Life after FIRE 02-07-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 19,091
Views: 1,056,733
Posted By winger
Went to my dentist in Progresso, Mexico this...

Went to my dentist in Progresso, Mexico this morning. Had a dental cleaning Tuesday, he showed me a cracked tooth I have , probably from grinding my teeth. He fixed my cracked tooth, and made me a...
Forum: Travel Information 01-19-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 2,573
Views: 147,410
Posted By winger
Going on a one month Pacific cruise to central...

Going on a one month Pacific cruise to central and south America. Farthest south is Lima, Peru for 3 days.
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