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Today 08:06 PM
HSA and state taxes
In my case, it is primarily because they do not tax federal (and certain other) pensions. I usually have enough deductions/exemptions to take care of other earnings like dividends/interest. ... (129 views, 7 replies)
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Today 07:46 PM
WiFi rental?
Thank you very much. I think I will try this... (128 views, 3 replies)
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Today 07:44 PM
Equity Glide Paths - some new thoughts.
Yes but in this context they were being used with withdrawals to see where various AAs fell on the curve so that the retiree can balance risk and return. If risk is removed from income generation,... (1,711 views, 46 replies)
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Today 07:44 PM
Bottom fishing: Huge depreciation makes some electric cars good used vehicle bargains
That range is almost as good as my class C motorhome. But this gas-guzzler has a tank of 55 gallons. At around 9.5 mpg on some legs when I was lucky - towing a car but driving at 60 mph and no head... (971 views, 38 replies)
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Today 07:41 PM
OMG! Who needs to go out to eat!
Thanks! I will be looking more into this (and a true smoker) when we retire and have more time to cook.... Had never thought about additives in Briquets--had switched over to lump mesquite (with... (3,416 views, 84 replies)
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Today 07:40 PM
Inherited IRA Time Bomb (Long Story)
Thanks for the writeup - good job getting it resolved. (171 views, 5 replies)
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Today 07:39 PM
Class of 2015
Philliefan33 - Have you chosen a date yet? Don't see one in the list for you but it must be getting close cause you obviously are getting the itch pretty strong at this point! (39,232 views, 422 replies)
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Today 07:37 PM
what did you do today?
Freebird, I had some dental surgery recently. This guy is a top surgeon. Teaches in NYC. He told me to drink tea, ice tea on first & second day then switch to hot tea if I prefer. Said it's great for... (801,065 views, 16,428 replies)
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Today 07:37 PM
Share your FIRE Milestones
Select: 500K with Vanguard. Flagship 1,000,000. Get some benefits/perquisites. m/what-we-offer/personal-services/voyager-and-voyager-select-services (167,216 views, 867 replies)
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Today 07:35 PM
Auto Service $ - Is It Just Me?
My two cars look beautiful... KBB price 98 Lincoln Signature 125K miles. Dealer price $3400, Private party $2500 06 Cadillac SLS 78K miles.Dealer price $2800, Private party $2200 pIc:... (864 views, 53 replies)
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Today 07:34 PM
Photographer's Corner - equipment
I have no plans to switch my main library over from lightroom although I might use it for my personal snaps of friends/family. I was just wondering if there was anything people found interesting... (16,284 views, 482 replies)
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Today 07:27 PM
Individual 401k
If you set it up as a Roth, you will have 2 pools of money: 1) Employee Roth contributions and earnings. Those are tax free as long as you withdraw at the proper age. 2) Employer contributions and... (33 views, 1 replies)
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Today 06:45 PM
Tax in Retirement
What a great deal as long as you're able to stay in the 15% bracket. You get LTCG and QDIV tax-free. Plus, up to a point the Roth conversion is at 15% but beware of the 30% tax rate. It's so well... (334 views, 9 replies)
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Today 06:23 PM
FI/ER at 30. Anyone else in a similar boat?
You're fathering a child at 60? :rolleyes: (498 views, 7 replies)
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Today 06:18 PM
Linux distro recommendation
As Promised... a report on progress. A work in progress... Took forever to figure out how to download .iso as the old Acer was too slow, and froze @ 25mbs... final figures to get it on my other... (307 views, 18 replies)
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Today 05:54 PM
almost I think
Welcome to the forum! In addition to the above suggestions here are some other things to consider. ... (172 views, 2 replies)
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Today 05:50 PM
Anyone want a Robinhood Account Code?
I got in line. Maybe 150,000 ahead of me? LOL. I started reading more about it, and not sure. But I'll keep my ear to the rail. (276 views, 4 replies)
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Today 05:45 PM
2014 retired FED and going to retire FEDs...
Hang in there, Vertical. Like Kaufman says, you need to run the numbers to see just where you stand. That's the only way you will find resolve. On your TSP, you need to check your withdrawal rate vs... (8,696 views, 135 replies)
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Today 05:31 PM
I'm a nine year old girl in Bangladesh who is training to become an Ameriprise representative. Still can't figure out why people don't take me seriously here. :facepalm: (484 views, 6 replies)
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Today 05:31 PM
Risk Perspective (I'm Probably Confused)
I don't know that there has been much demand for it, since the "time remaining" is unknown to most of us and so we avoid trying to run the portfolio to zero on a particular date. If you don't want... (366 views, 15 replies)

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