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Today 05:32 AM
Reduced Stock holdings to 25% today from 50%
Hey Gypsy Ed, is this definite? Do you know where you're going to live? (4,709 views, 86 replies)
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Today 05:19 AM
Ooma whole house connection
We have had troubles with delays, particularly when answering the phone. I'll answer and say hello but the other side doesn't hear me say hello so I have to say it again. Occasional, but infrequent... (140 views, 8 replies)
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Today 02:48 AM
"Hope to Die at 75"
For herd immunity the vaccine needs to be at least >80% effective. The flu shot isn't that effective (more around 60%). It's one of the reasons why not all countries have it in a standardized... (2,170 views, 60 replies)
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Today 12:55 AM
Looks like I am getting out at the right time...
A sad way to end a career, but it happens all too often in many professions. As a health care outsider (though plenty of unnerving first hand case management), it appears US medicine has been... (332 views, 6 replies)
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Yesterday 11:23 PM
Another pension vs lump sum thread.
This is from 'Income Solutions' that I accessed through Vanguard's site. I ran it two different ways, the first: Female, age 65, $1,500 monthly income Cost of annuity was $278,543.20- Single... (1,130 views, 22 replies)
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Yesterday 11:15 PM
Uninsured/Underinsured Auto Coverage?
Personal note - someone hit my parked car (across the street from my house) over the weekend. This is considered a hit and run in my state (Texas). Because of my uninsured/underinsured collision... (1,089 views, 28 replies)
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Yesterday 11:10 PM
Best Way to Recycle Ink Jet Cartridges?
Use to use Office depot, not any more. Their new rewards plan not worth the effort for me. Also, Office Max, had a plan, again, for me not worth the trouble. For my inkjet printer, use... (123 views, 2 replies)
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Yesterday 11:10 PM
Most things I can design, build or repair; house, car, furniture - transmissions and home ACs excluded. But a friend can rebuild those. Hunting and farming do not seem worthwhile for me, more... (4,412 views, 90 replies)
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Yesterday 11:00 PM
How much was your last trip & where did you go?
LOL! So true. Anyway, guess what my two trip reports next month will be about? :) (3,072 views, 98 replies)
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Yesterday 10:48 PM
Mortgage Loan Rates
No brainer. Lock in the 15yr. Many years ago, I paid, 13% for a home :greetings10: mortgage. (prices of homes were of course, much lower then). If you have excess cash, make a few extra... (497 views, 6 replies)
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Yesterday 10:39 PM
Online Banking?
I was talking about using credit cards abroad (1,304 views, 30 replies)
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Yesterday 10:26 PM
Decision on Pension
That makes sense pb4uski. I do have a fear that we will have an insurance crisis, possibly in my lifetime. But comparatively it seems likely that PBGC would be in worse shape. (394 views, 9 replies)
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Yesterday 10:12 PM
Your recent repair?
Working on my radio. Replacing old... (20,044 views, 420 replies)
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Yesterday 10:00 PM
what did you do today?
Nice bike! Heck of a road machine, I bet! Next time I'm in the area, I'll heck out Leon's. ;) (705,144 views, 15,241 replies)
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Yesterday 09:59 PM
Photographer's Corner - equipment
I've heard of several cameras offering sensors bigger than those in typical compact cameras, even APS-C, but not sure if they're actually pocketable. Some are like the Sony RX-100. This seems... (9,487 views, 315 replies)
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Yesterday 09:53 PM
PSA: iOS8 & iPad
That is true but beware if you use any Google apps or services, like GMail and Google Maps, even on iPhone. I have GMail accounts and heavily use Google Maps, especially for navigation overseas. ... (1,470 views, 66 replies)
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Yesterday 09:38 PM
Perspective on work post-FIRE
Right now I'm working on a little gig, and in some ways its like visiting old friends. I already know its about a week of work, and some I'll do at home. Other days I'll go in and do it there. It has... (528 views, 4 replies)
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Yesterday 09:29 PM
What have you read recently?
Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter Charming story of an Italian innkeeper and Hollywood starlet in 1962-told through a variety of devices with an ever changing time frame. I hear it is going to be a... (97,726 views, 1,904 replies)
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Yesterday 09:22 PM
Class of 2021
Thanks highlow65 for starting this thread! You get the honor of my first ever post on this board -- been lurking for a few months. I will join the class of 2021 -- actually my goal is anywhere... (476 views, 4 replies)
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Yesterday 09:13 PM
The Class of 2014
So happy for the two of you! Enjoy.:dance: (48,159 views, 710 replies)

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