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Today 11:20 AM
Health & Happiness in Retirement
I was looking on my Facebook last night, and I realized that there are very few of my friends are working to a normal age 65 retirement. Corporate downsizing has reared its ugly head, and being... (691 views, 15 replies)
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Today 11:12 AM
Shoulder surgery
It is hard to know what to do. ??? Anecdotally, some people are OK w/o the surgery and some aren't. For mine, the head of the humerus has moved so far down that it is likely to cause problems if I... (228 views, 6 replies)
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Today 11:02 AM
Windows 10
I just watched 5.94 GB fill up my hidden $Windows.~BT folder. So excited. (1,830 views, 40 replies)
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Today 10:53 AM
Finding good airfares / travel hacking
Competition. They all price this way. Unfortunately, airlines don't make money on fares (unless its the one-way kind), they make money on the accoutrements: checked luggage, early boarding, special... (1,102 views, 36 replies)
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Today 10:52 AM
Not having a HOA's or real good zoning laws can affect property values if you happen to be stuck next to someone who decides to neglect or use their lot for undesirable activities. There's a house... (827 views, 21 replies)
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Today 10:40 AM
Yep, I did. I think service decreased as the debt increased! (152 views, 7 replies)
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Today 10:40 AM
It seems to me, that the financial community is confused about the China economic situation. TV news networks... Fox, CNBC, Bloomberg, and CNN all present views that are conflicted and yes,... (4,574 views, 87 replies)
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Today 10:36 AM
Insurance on Rental Car w/ Credit Card
Thanks to the posters above for so capably writing about this often misunderstood subject. What so many people don't realize is that most rental car companies are uninsured on physical and... (375 views, 11 replies)
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Today 10:35 AM
What's going on here?...LITERALLY HERE!
Looks like we have a new market indicator! Now CNBC can spend countless hours jawing about it. (174 views, 9 replies)
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Today 10:30 AM
Priceline for rental car
They'd be doing me a favor not letting my wife drive. She scares me to death behind the wheel. I broke both legs 5 years ago, and my wife drove me to appointments for 2 months. That was close... (99 views, 3 replies)
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Today 10:22 AM
Small House Lust Again
I'd look pretty stupid with my having such a small house with 4 cars, 2 boats, 2 ATV's and a fifth wheel trailer sitting out front. (1,673 views, 45 replies)
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Today 10:03 AM
Is it better to have stocks or bonds in 401k?
We have lots of unrealized capital gains from positions purchased in March and April 2009 in our taxable accounts. They were purchased with money realized from selling other positions at a loss in... (966 views, 23 replies)
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Today 10:00 AM
Greatest love songs ever
Didn't read all the posts, but "Unchained Melody" by the Righteous Brothers anyone? (18,359 views, 347 replies)
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Today 09:48 AM
I just booked an Airbnb for NYC in September. This was my first time booking through Airbnb. A group of us stayed in an Airbnb apt in Boston last fall. Another person in the group did the booking.... (1,244 views, 27 replies)
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Today 09:38 AM
For the Europeans, the situation is somewhat complicated. If Greece spirals down economically, it has all kinds of security implications for them (unimpeded immigrant flows, a way for Russia to... (23,343 views, 646 replies)
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Today 09:36 AM
I like Oil
Interesting in that as oil has been dropping again the last few days, my midstream MLP's are bouncing up during the same period. I read something about an unexpected increase in rig counts, which for... (28,294 views, 346 replies)
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Today 09:11 AM
Understanding bank bail-ins
There is a great deal more on this today from the FT, including a OpEd by the former Minister of Finance. Your choice of the term "Greek Comedy" is looking prescient. :) (1,047 views, 33 replies)
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Today 09:02 AM
Computer Gurus - How do I get rid of this function?
I really think most or all of it is due to facebook quirks, if that's where you always see it. I run into far more problems like that on FB than anywhere else. (481 views, 22 replies)
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Today 08:58 AM
What amateurs can learn from security pros about staying safe online
I'm not sure any OS is invulnerable to security violations (including Linux, we had experience all the way down to patching the kernel to support hardware access we needed). Windows just has such an... (685 views, 20 replies)
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Today 08:56 AM
Total Bond Index or Stable Value Fund ?
I'm happy to have a stable value fund and I wish mine paid 2.4% right now. I would never intentionally give mine up. It's plodding, but never goes down. If interest rates do go up, my rate should... (255 views, 9 replies)

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