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Today 10:41 AM
Cell phone question
I have found having a phone with a user replaceable flash drive very lovely. I can tell my phone to store the apps and photos on either the phone or the flash drive. So I put in a 64 Gig flash... (413 views, 15 replies)
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Today 10:40 AM
Where would your Ideal Retirement Location Be?
I've dreamed of moving to the California coast. I've had this dream since college. Still think about it but now that I have a granddaughter who lives a few minutes from me I'm not sure I can do it. (2,116 views, 60 replies)
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Today 10:36 AM
LOL!'s Market Timing Newsletter
Yep, but I wait and include the amount in a bigger purchase , today I did a 130 share buy instead of 100, just to round up to 500 even. (155,687 views, 1,471 replies)
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Today 10:35 AM
Anybody used
Nonuplets R Us. (805 views, 27 replies)
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Today 10:33 AM
A few more years for me - 4 to 7
Thanks for the feedback everyone. About 4 years ago, we had a budget of $4K after tax per month and did a pretty good job of keeping to that. The rest of the money went to savings, some family... (558 views, 12 replies)
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Today 10:24 AM
How much would you have to have to pay an FA
Generally, a fee only FA is not also a top notch estate planning and tax pro. (4,378 views, 76 replies)
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Today 10:22 AM
Early Government Retirement
Believe it or not, DW's (small) pension is with IL, and it's in good shape. She is part of IMRF (IL Municipal Retirement Fund), as an office worker in a school district. Somehow, this organization... (1,308 views, 14 replies)
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ocean view
Today 10:19 AM
Reno/ Northern CA trip suggestions?
This previous link dated 6-24 is now out of date. Here is a 6-26 update from the Park Service Tioga Road (Hwy 120 through the park) is... (488 views, 23 replies)
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Ian S
Today 10:13 AM
Big Island (Hawaii) in February?
Well, we are doing a guided tour of the park that includes evening time there. If we decide to spend more time there it's only 45 minutes from our Hilo base via our rental car. (782 views, 25 replies)
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Today 10:02 AM
Update on Cord Cutting (Cable TV)
it seems like a good reason to make the streaming offering a lower-cost offering overall. (436 views, 23 replies)
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Today 09:46 AM
Tech... and the next 30 years
It was Alibaba's Jack MA I do not think the Space economy will be much in 10 years, I do not believe that any other planets or the moon will be colonized and that leave hauling more... (648 views, 31 replies)
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Today 09:40 AM
51 yo and thinking about ER, how secure am I?
Nothing to add to other's great advice on this forum. Maybe you can teach us something. You have done an amazing job accumulating $8M in NW at age 51. Even with a $300K/year income and if your... (621 views, 17 replies)
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Today 09:22 AM
Down, up, right-size
We just moved from a six month rental condo that turned into a four years rental. 1400 sq feet, fully developed basement, open plan, and HOA means no gardening and snow removal. Lock and go. ... (1,355 views, 31 replies)
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Blue Collar Guy
Today 09:13 AM
I Bought it, Because I Can
I never said I walk around with 54k, I never said I dont use plastic. Am I not allowed to respond to a poster that I perceive to be twisting my words. Im a huge kidder, I dont think he was kidding... (4,512 views, 54 replies)
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Today 09:12 AM
Credit Card Questions
We keep our Amex because one restaurant in PV only accepts it. Also we can order online and get stuff delivered to MX without hassle. Most Visa/MC want the delivery address to line up with the one... (2,108 views, 86 replies)
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Today 08:17 AM
Buckle Up and Enjoy the FIRE Journey
Whisper66: Great links, thanks. Had an idea about most of that but it cleared up some details and how I should be thinking about my portfolio. Scuba: Sounds like it's pretty close on the S&P vs... (498 views, 8 replies)
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Steve s
Today 07:53 AM
Cannot find reviews on Aetna supplement
Thank you for the replies! REWahoo yes the prices are annual. If I was 70 it would cost me $1316 in Iowa compared to your $780. Both BCBS. That's quite a difference! See you are from Texas. ... (248 views, 9 replies)
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Today 07:52 AM
Portfolio value before and after ER
One year and 110 (3,678 views, 73 replies)
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Today 07:50 AM
Small Annuity question
I was actually assuming the annuity would have a named beneficiary. But, the poster mentioned "estate". (370 views, 5 replies)
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Today 07:50 AM
PayPal offering 2% Cash Back Mastercard. What's the catch?
+1! Likewise, playing games with "points" isn't my thing. Give me the cash. You never know what a "point" is worth, day-to-day. I use the Citibank Double Cash, 2% back on everything IF you pay... (445 views, 11 replies)

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