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Forum: FIRE and Money 07-11-2016, 10:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 601
Posted By homestead
OP: Sounds like I can just use the distribution...

OP: Sounds like I can just use the distribution and rollover directly into the roth. Probably have to specify that it was a rollover when I deposit in the roth. I just took the distribution a...
Forum: FIRE and Money 07-10-2016, 08:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 601
Posted By homestead
Roth conversion question

Never done a roth conversion and am wondering.
We are drawing social security now and only have a small pension and a little
taxable dividends income. Even though we didn't need a distribution...
Forum: Other topics 07-03-2016, 11:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 709
Posted By homestead
Have you considered a zero turn mower for mowing...

Have you considered a zero turn mower for mowing around trees?
Forum: Other topics 06-29-2016, 05:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 607
Posted By homestead
Did you notice the company can record you and...

Did you notice the company can record you and family in your home and share the video's?
Forum: Hi, I am... 06-16-2016, 12:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,626
Posted By homestead
If you rollover then you have to wait until 59...

If you rollover then you have to wait until 59 1/2 without penalty.
Forum: Hi, I am... 06-16-2016, 11:20 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,626
Posted By homestead
fyi, They will automatically take out 20% for...

fyi, They will automatically take out 20% for federal withholding on any
distributions from 401k.
Forum: Other topics 06-11-2016, 07:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,188
Posted By homestead
They yellow button by the steering wheel , is...

They yellow button by the steering wheel , is that for starting and stopping the blades?
My tractor has one like that. I have to have that button pushed in (to stop the blades) and foot on the...
Forum: FIRE and Money 06-08-2016, 02:53 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 7,906
Posted By homestead
Had to put in new septic tank $5k right after I...

Had to put in new septic tank $5k right after I got laid off in 2008.
Forum: Other topics 04-08-2016, 12:06 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 2,675
Posted By homestead
Decided to replace my wife's desktop last year. ...

Decided to replace my wife's desktop last year. Gave her the choice between desktop, ipad or laptop. She chose desktop (macmini), she is the bill payer in the family.
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 03-24-2016, 09:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 914
Posted By homestead
They put me in Medicaid last year and I canceled...

They put me in Medicaid last year and I canceled it and bought a plan off the exchange.
Forum: FIRE and Money 03-12-2016, 02:14 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,852
Posted By homestead
I used this site Retirement Planning and Social...

I used this site Retirement Planning and Social Security Calculator: options for you and the spouse. (http://www.sscalc.net/sscalc%20c.php5)
to do the math and help me determine when to start SS.
I...
Forum: Life after FIRE 03-05-2016, 06:20 PM
Replies: 1,501
Views: 90,097
Posted By homestead
Is that going to be difficult to clean?

Is that going to be difficult to clean?
Forum: Other topics 02-09-2016, 10:52 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,713
Posted By homestead
Grew up watching the Wallace & Ladmo show...

Grew up watching the Wallace & Ladmo show (cartoons) in AZ.
Later they added Gerald who always cracked me up.
Anyone remember them?
Forum: FIRE and Money 01-09-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 4,305
Posted By homestead
I was surprised when my aging father started...

I was surprised when my aging father started buying lottery tickets.
It seemed to give him some pleasure in the last 15 years of his life.
I don't think I will ever buy even one lottery ticket but...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 12-09-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,991
Posted By homestead
I nixed the ACA exchange healthcare this year,...

I nixed the ACA exchange healthcare this year, went with a bronze HSA directly from Regence.
I'll save taxes on the hsa plus I can draw out 19k from my IRA tax free.
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 11-05-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 5,750
Posted By homestead
This is in the Preview 2016 section. I did...

This is in the Preview 2016 section.
I did select the medicare box but it also includes, job ...(below in bold)
Forgot to say it doubles the deductible too.
Other information
...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 11-05-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 5,750
Posted By homestead
Thanks again, Then healhsherpa gets it right and...

Thanks again, Then healhsherpa gets it right and gov site doubles the oop max. That is what I thought too but wasn't sure since it was the gov site.
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 11-05-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 5,750
Posted By homestead
Thanks, If you have a couple where only one is...

Thanks, If you have a couple where only one is getting ACA and the other on Medicare which OOP Max would apply single or family? I see a difference depending on the site I use. Healthsherpa vs gov...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 11-05-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 5,750
Posted By homestead
Anyone know why premiums for bronze hsa's are...

Anyone know why premiums for bronze hsa's are generally higher than non-hsa plans?
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 11-03-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 843
Posted By homestead
I thinks so, in jan 2014 I took a large...

I thinks so, in jan 2014 I took a large distribution from ira to get my yearly income high enough to keep me out of medicaid. It didn't work they put me in medicaid anyway. Maybe if you took a...
Forum: FIRE and Money 10-29-2015, 01:52 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 11,001
Posted By homestead
It is important to remember that a lot of the...

It is important to remember that a lot of the SAHM's are raising the next generation of workers
paying into SS so the SAHM's are making a in-direct contribution.
These are workers who will be...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 10-29-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,642
Posted By homestead
I think you are right their numbers look more...

I think you are right their numbers look more believable to me too.
Forum: Travel Information 10-27-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,216
Posted By homestead
Why did the fuselage need to be repaired for the...

Why did the fuselage need to be repaired for the plane to fly?
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 10-26-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,642
Posted By homestead
Had my healthcare insurance agent look at the...

Had my healthcare insurance agent look at the website plugging my numbers in and she said healthcare.gov is not calculating the tax credit correctly. Having one spouse on Medicare should not give...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 10-25-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,642
Posted By homestead
This site does seem to be working but I am having...

This site does seem to be working but I am having a hard time believing the subsidy amount, for couple 62 & 67 with one on medicare and income of 63k it says the tax credit is $693/mo. Does this...
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