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Today 04:07 AM
Regular visits to the skin doctor?
I'm very fair skinned and have had everything under the sun but Melanoma so far. I see the dermatologist at least every 6 months and often 4X a year. This has been going on for the past 20+ years. ... (3,333 views, 71 replies)
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Today 03:40 AM
Update on Cord Cutting (Cable TV)
”Get your first 3 months for $10 a month! Service renews at full price (min. $35/mo.) after three months unless you cancel. Price for “Live a Little” pkg after discount. Ltd time offer. New sub’s... (28,086 views, 370 replies)
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Today 03:30 AM
The next generation coming of age - We are all doomed !!
Of course, though to be fair, "more experience," does not necessarily translate into, "more operationally useful experience," and especially doesn't necessarily translate into, "more currently... (2,473 views, 66 replies)
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Today 03:25 AM
Self Driving Cars?
OK, there are cases where head and eye monitoring would help, it might have in the Tesla-semi and Uber-pedestrian accidents. There’s unintentionally distracted (like sleepy) where head and eye... (27,707 views, 1,032 replies)
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Today 01:53 AM
Travel insurance questions
Great point, thanks for this. I should research this. Our main concern is cancellation due to illness or death of an elderly family member. (1,499 views, 57 replies)
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Today 01:30 AM
What’s your favorite city to travel to?
London, Ghent (Brugge without the huge crowds), Budapest, Kraków , Tokyo, Paris and Istanbul. In the U.S, it would be L.A. (4,944 views, 100 replies)
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Today 01:09 AM
Question about Schengen
It is. 10 years later and l am finally getting around to it. It sounds like a PITA because l need police clearance from many states which require fingerprints but it looks like l may be able to have... (922 views, 22 replies)
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Yesterday 10:57 PM
Borrowing money from a friend or relative
+1 I can think of three such "policies" I've inadvertently purchased over my amateur lending career. Nice that three potential door-knockers were crossed off the list many years ago. Although in... (4,583 views, 103 replies)
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Yesterday 10:40 PM
What you consider *superior* products (II)
What I like about the electric kettle is that it turns itself off once boiling temperature is reached. It will not boil itself dry, and should not create a fire hazard. I often put water in and... (9,844 views, 137 replies)
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Yesterday 09:40 PM
Poll: Lease vs Buy - 2018 version
That strategy actually has cost me a lot more money with repair and maintenance.. not to mention the time off from work .. and how much money that has costs me.. (2,687 views, 75 replies)
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Yesterday 09:25 PM
Investment Confessions
I remember a guy that came to work from us from a dot com busted firm. He had been issued a bunch of stock options, which became worth a lot of money, but he has unable to sell them due to lock up... (1,970 views, 53 replies)
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Yesterday 08:48 PM
What Are Your Favorite Forums?
Agree that this forum has the nicest people by far. People here are helpful, knowledgeable and some are pretty funny. This is the only forum I read regularly. I read other forums every now and... (2,111 views, 42 replies)
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Yesterday 08:46 PM
Single, relocating after FIRE
I'm going to RE later this year and live in a high cost high conjestion area. I need to be free of my job and the commute on public transpo so I can figure out where I want to live. I have a country... (261 views, 3 replies)
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Yesterday 08:19 PM
Facebook taking it down!
My wife just lost her niece, so we went on FB and there she was with 45 "friends". I just hit another person with 741 "friends" Really? I have 3 friends, no personal information, and no picture of... (2,382 views, 55 replies)
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Yesterday 08:17 PM
Things that I did not know about cruises
I am not sure this is the kind of information the OP intended, but I had no idea that a cruise ship could be cut into two pieces in order to put in an expansion section. Stunning new photos... (3,863 views, 43 replies)
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Yesterday 08:08 PM
LOL!'s Market Timing Newsletter
Every little bit helps, particularly on a day like today. How's the rest of your portfolio? As for me, I lost what I gained, then some more. Today, my stocks are down worse than the market. ... (188,709 views, 1,642 replies)
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Yesterday 08:02 PM
2018 YTD investment performance thread
0.5% for the 401K as of end February. Breakeven for the whole portfolio which is overweight in Megacorp stock & that is down. But since I expected it to crash, I'm reasonably happy. (10,961 views, 161 replies)
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Yesterday 07:28 PM
Golf Talk Tuesdays
Interesting day today...40degrees F, with a 20 mph wind. My brother, 3 days shy of his 70th birthday, hit the 2nd hole, a par 5, in two, and sunk the eagle putt. Two holes later, on the tee, a Bald... (86,828 views, 1,130 replies)
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Yesterday 07:24 PM
My wife had gout symptoms in her toe (to the point that I wheeled her into the doctor's office) just a couple of days after she drank beer along with eating a feast of various seafoods which she's... (1,778 views, 35 replies)
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Yesterday 06:18 PM
Hi, female, no money & should I take Social security income leveling option? Help!
Edit: I see the confusion in labels. I meant that I would take the option where the pension remains level at $616 (plus the COLA). I would not take the option where the pension starts high and... (2,149 views, 33 replies)

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