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Forum: Other topics Yesterday, 09:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 698
Posted By MissMolly
Thank you. We are totally smitten. And I guess...

Thank you. We are totally smitten. And I guess to address the initial question in this post - how has it changed our lives? Well, we had always thought that when we retired that we would move to...
Forum: Other topics Yesterday, 07:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 698
Posted By MissMolly
My daughter and her husband have been married...

My daughter and her husband have been married over 7 years. Both had physical problems that made getting pregnant difficult. Both underwent surgery to try to resolve the problems. After 7 years of...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 09-15-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 935
Posted By MissMolly
I had tennis elbow 12 years ago from painting the...

I had tennis elbow 12 years ago from painting the exterior of my house with a paint brush (cedar siding). After several weeks of unrelenting pain I went to the doc who referred me to the orthopedic...
Forum: Life after FIRE 09-03-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,001
Posted By MissMolly
Dog I, too, am sorry you lost your mother. ...

Dog

I, too, am sorry you lost your mother. We lost our mother in Dec of this past year and I was grateful that I was retired and could spend her final days with her 24/7 once it became clear she...
Forum: FIRE and Money 08-29-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 7,159
Posted By MissMolly
19776 A good illustration of when the break...

19776

A good illustration of when the break even point occurs for delaying SS in in today's issue Charles Schwab: On Investing Magazine.
Forum: Other topics 08-28-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 182
Posted By MissMolly
I run Webroot on my Kindle Fire HD. You can...

I run Webroot on my Kindle Fire HD. You can download for free from Amazon

Amazon.com: Security - Free: Appstore for Android (http://www.amazon.com/Webroot-Security-Free/dp/B004U85D2S)

(I don't...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 08-13-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,053
Posted By MissMolly
I had my first one at 55 and 3 polyps were...

I had my first one at 55 and 3 polyps were discovered (non-cancerous) so I was put on the lovely 5-year plan. The first time cost me nothing. This year was time for my 5-year check and I assumed...
Forum: Life after FIRE 08-10-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 20,140
Posted By MissMolly
The insurance would still pay, but likely not as...

The insurance would still pay, but likely not as much as they would if the house were rebuilt. On large claims they hold back a % of the funds until repairs are completed. If repairs/rebuild is not...
Forum: Other topics 08-06-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 1,369
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Posted By MissMolly
My granddaughter and her first tooth :dance:

My granddaughter and her first tooth :dance:
Forum: Travel Information 08-02-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 1,696
Views: 82,739
Posted By MissMolly
Tonight I booked a week on Chincoteague Island...

Tonight I booked a week on Chincoteague Island for next month. Can't wait.
Forum: Other topics 07-25-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,535
Posted By MissMolly
Regarding all those who haven't finished college...

Regarding all those who haven't finished college - I started college right out of high school. After two years, lost interest and didn't go back. A couple of years later I get married. DH had also...
Forum: Other topics 07-24-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,535
Posted By MissMolly
You are absolutely correct that I need to learn...

You are absolutely correct that I need to learn how to phrase things differently. I need to learn to put my brain in gear before I put my mouth in motion. Thank you for the suggestion. :)

Sent...
Forum: Other topics 07-24-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,535
Posted By MissMolly
I, too, have failed at maintaining a healthy...

I, too, have failed at maintaining a healthy weight. I'm great at losing weight - I once lost 135 lbs, got down to a size 4 (I'm 5'8" so that was skinny), but then put it back on, Then lose it...
Forum: Other topics 07-22-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By MissMolly
This is the problem. He thought automotive was...

This is the problem. He thought automotive was what he wanted. He loves cars. He loves working on cars. He completely built a 3000GT himself. Before that, he had rebuilt his Jeep Wrangler. But...
Forum: FIRE and Money 07-22-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,371
Posted By MissMolly
Yes, there are rules regarding being able to...

Yes, there are rules regarding being able to withdraw from your 401K when you are 55. The exception to the 10% tax rule includes: when distributions are made to a participant after separation from...
Forum: Other topics 07-22-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By MissMolly
OK, thanks for pointing that out. Although I'm...

OK, thanks for pointing that out. Although I'm sure he would have known the difference, I did not. I guess ASCE is for Civil Engineers?
Forum: Other topics 07-22-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By MissMolly
I think many of you have hit the nail on the head...

I think many of you have hit the nail on the head when you say "what does he want to be when he grows up"? That is the crux of the issue and something only he can figure out. Jumping just for the...
Forum: Other topics 07-21-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By MissMolly
Thanks, Harry. I will suggest this to him.

Thanks, Harry. I will suggest this to him.
Forum: Other topics 07-21-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By MissMolly
I'm listening to all that is being said and have...

I'm listening to all that is being said and have sent my son a link to this thread.

Sent from my KFTT using Tapatalk HD
Forum: Other topics 07-21-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By MissMolly
Looking for advice from engineers

I am looking for some advice from some of the engineers on the forum. My son graduated with his mechanical engineering degree last year. He was offered and accepted an engineering position with an...
Forum: Other topics 07-12-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,189
Posted By MissMolly
A hawk that hangs around our backyard. Kind of...

A hawk that hangs around our backyard. Kind of scary when you have a dog that only weighs 5 lbs.:greetings10:
Forum: FIRE and Money 07-11-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,017
Posted By MissMolly
It stays at the old .5X + COLAs.

It stays at the old .5X + COLAs.
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 07-11-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,078
Posted By MissMolly
When I was at the grocery yesterday (before this...

When I was at the grocery yesterday (before this thread started) I remembered I hadn't gotten my shot since I turned 60 back in November. I stopped by the pharmacy and asked if they gave shingles...
Forum: Life after FIRE 07-11-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,308
Posted By MissMolly
True. But I know that many times this happens in...

True. But I know that many times this happens in families where you will have 1 or 2 bad apples to throw a monkey wrench into situations like this, And yet, they were all raised alike. I dunno. I...
Forum: Life after FIRE 07-11-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,308
Posted By MissMolly
It doesn't have to be this way, and I don't...

It doesn't have to be this way, and I don't understand why it deteriorates to this. My father passed away in 2002. Shortly after, my mother developed multiple medical problems as well as frontal...
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