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Today 04:47 PM
Affected Vehicle List for Takata Airbag Shrapnel
I think we have 3 cars on the list. :facepalm: Will Mom understand when you show up wearing your hockey gear? :) (68 views, 2 replies)
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Today 04:45 PM
What does money mean to you?
The means to spend it on wine, women, and song. The rest you can waste. (996 views, 48 replies)
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Today 04:41 PM
Awkward Wealth
:) It worked with my non-awkward wealth budget. And was kind of a hit at the party: people said, "Ewwww!!" but laughed. (48,750 views, 654 replies)
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Today 04:40 PM
Ebola in Texas
Just to be sure you can work from home, take a flight to O'Hare and then a flight back. You don't even have to leave the airport. That should do it since there are two cases in Chicago now. (12,961 views, 388 replies)
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Today 04:31 PM
FIRE:Is It Intelligence or Determination
I don't care about youse guys' math as long as youse put 110% luck in there. Luck beats everything, and I mean everything. If there's a sole thing that can give a guy success, it's luck. Look... (3,152 views, 94 replies)
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Today 04:31 PM
Why some people buy individual stocks when most feel impossible to do
+1 I appreciate the post. Funny that some find the time to add pointless comments. It seems like a better use of time would be to move on... RM, please continue to post. Some, maybe even many,... (593 views, 23 replies)
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Today 04:28 PM
Quicken 2015
Can you elaborate on why planned obsolescence in software is a good thing other than selling more software? Full disclosure, the practice irritates me too. It seems to me that I paid for it, it... (462 views, 13 replies)
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Today 04:27 PM
Bronze, Silver and Coinsurance/Copay
No. The subsidy is based on household income and household health insurance costs. (10,987 views, 197 replies)
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Today 04:26 PM
Long term care meeting
the huge increases were really to the older policy holders ,some who even had lifetime benefits. the actuaries got the early years wrong and eventually those folks saw 30-40% increases up to the... (1,570 views, 26 replies)
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Today 04:25 PM
Millennials and Work.
According to the previous definition post, Gen Y started in 1980ish. Either way, I am a Gen Xer. (3,044 views, 118 replies)
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Today 04:17 PM
Class of 2015
Freshly bumped out of the class of 2014, add me to the class of 2015! Looking at Q2, but might suffer from one-more-month syndrome. Trying really hard to not make that full-blown OMY. (20,578 views, 228 replies)
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Today 03:37 PM
Kitces: Phrases That Should Be Banished From Retirement Planning
Makes me smile when on a cruise ship going to the lifeboat drill and people are wondering why we are having a mustard drill. ;D Cheers! (521 views, 16 replies)
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Today 03:36 PM
Contractor took deposit and then went out of business
It's a subtle distinction that most with no legal experience often find hard to understand. The underlying issue is one of intent, and the state's ability to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that... (971 views, 22 replies)
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Today 03:27 PM
Draw social security early or not?
Given that the median household income is about $54k, $85k for a single ($170k for MFJ) IS wealthy by comparison. The lack of inflation adjustment is the stealth increase. (4,375 views, 86 replies)
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Today 03:18 PM
I suppose it depends on the layout of the house. We have rented out our basement like this a few times. People had exclusive access to the guest bedroom and restroom. They could come and go... (2,956 views, 46 replies)
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Today 03:10 PM
Interesting bus stop video
Which country is that? The advert is in London, maybe the London office created it? -ERD50 (142 views, 7 replies)
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Today 02:56 PM
Worse: Sugar or Salt?
Sure, why not? I use a solution of both salt and sugar (and spices) when I brine a turkey. Great combination! (1,982 views, 75 replies)
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Today 02:47 PM
Being Mortal (new book)
Excellent interview with the author on Science Friday last week: Atul Gawande: On Being Mortal DH and I both listened to it and I think we'll be buying the book. Since he has a chronic... (1,315 views, 27 replies)
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Today 02:41 PM
Help With Suggestions for Income Side Investments
Personally I think that using a mix of short-medium bond funds (primarily indexes) mitigates a lot of the risk over the long term. It's also nice now that Vanguard has international bond index funds... (274 views, 9 replies)
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Today 02:38 PM
Overseas Mobile Phone Solutions
I was pleasantly surprised in China 3 years ago to find enough free wi-fi that I never used the international roaming at all during the 10 days. That said, I was on a tour and didn't need to do... (281 views, 15 replies)

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