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Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 05-01-2021, 09:24 PM
Replies: 723
Views: 37,864
Posted By Vacation4us
Really? I would have a good long look in the...

Really?

I would have a good long look in the mirror. Virtue Signaling is very unattractive. It does not make you a good person or a good administrator.

I have taken the vaccine and have stated...
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 05-01-2021, 05:28 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 10,401
Posted By Vacation4us
DD, her boyfriend, and my next door neighbor all...

DD, her boyfriend, and my next door neighbor all got their second shot of Pfizer. All 3 felt weak, neighbor had a temp of 102, all slept most of the following day. All felt fine by 48 hours post...
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 05-01-2021, 05:09 PM
Replies: 723
Views: 37,864
Posted By Vacation4us
I am really surprised at your comments. You can...

I am really surprised at your comments. You can not force an emergency use vaccination. He** try as they might hospitals can’t force their staff to take the flu shot. They can however force the few...
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 05-01-2021, 04:51 PM
Replies: 723
Views: 37,864
Posted By Vacation4us
Not sure how to multi quote See Harlee’s...

Not sure how to multi quote

See Harlee’s post. You can ask all you want but you shouldn’t be given an answer :coolsmiley: because of HIPPA.
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 04-29-2021, 01:12 PM
Replies: 723
Views: 37,864
Posted By Vacation4us
I disagree. No one has a right to others...

I disagree.

No one has a right to others medical information. Period. I am pretty sure a whole bunch of posts on this thread prove why.

Scarlet Letter ,anyone?
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 04-29-2021, 10:25 AM
Replies: 723
Views: 37,864
Posted By Vacation4us
Anyone ever hear about HIPPA? You really...

Anyone ever hear about HIPPA?

You really don’t have a right to know someone else’s “status”.

What should matter is if your vaccinated, if your safe. Sure we want others to vaccinate but that...
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 04-28-2021, 10:17 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 7,247
Posted By Vacation4us
Call me weird but I hate eating outside. Who...

Call me weird but I hate eating outside. Who wants to swat at flies or have one land on their food? Yuck

While in the Bay Area we ate outside in June for DH birthday. We both decided it wasn’t...
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 04-28-2021, 09:18 AM
Replies: 723
Views: 37,864
Posted By Vacation4us
I have had my first dose of Pfizer second dose is...

I have had my first dose of Pfizer second dose is scheduled for 5/4. DH has decided not to receive the vaccine. He’s 53 with a mind all his own.

Although different professions we were both first...
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 04-28-2021, 08:42 AM
Replies: 723
Views: 37,864
Posted By Vacation4us
I really don’t understand this type of thinking. ...

I really don’t understand this type of thinking.

Life is too short and I personally can’t wait till I am fully vaccinated. I don’t live in fear now and once vaccinated will feel zero and just...
Forum: FIRE and Money 04-27-2021, 06:39 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,826
Posted By Vacation4us
People are always jealous of what they perceive...

People are always jealous of what they perceive others have and they don’t. Government employees and teachers have nice pensions. They aren’t Executive suite and they don’t earn the same level of pay...
Forum: Hi, I am... 04-27-2021, 10:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,826
Posted By Vacation4us
That’s quite a stash at 45. You certainly could...

That’s quite a stash at 45. You certainly could retire at anytime. The question only you can answer is what will you retire to?

I am 54 just retired 11/2020 but I have DH and a whole lot of house...
Forum: Hi, I am... 04-26-2021, 12:41 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,409
Posted By Vacation4us
I think you need to have another conversation...

I think you need to have another conversation with DH. Did he say this because of the disagreement you were having over investing? Has anything really changed? I would suggest talking about how he...
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 04-19-2021, 09:50 AM
Replies: 523
Views: 32,020
Posted By Vacation4us
So happy for you all!

So happy for you all!
Forum: FIRE and Money 04-19-2021, 09:39 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,931
Posted By Vacation4us
DH and I retired last November. He worked for the...

DH and I retired last November. He worked for the state starting at 21yo. He could have retired as early as 50 with 90% of his pay. He stayed an extra 2 years because he loved his job. No extra...
Forum: Hi, I am... 04-19-2021, 09:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,119
Posted By Vacation4us
What do you have today? Projecting future net...

What do you have today? Projecting future net worth may or may not pan out. Healthcare for a family of 4 for at least 20 years is expensive.

40 is definitely a young retiree. My concern would be...
Forum: Hi, I am... 04-19-2021, 09:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,244
Posted By Vacation4us
What is your budget? If your expenses match your...

What is your budget? If your expenses match your SWR your golden. Healthcare seems to be the biggest obstacle for most early retirees so definitely have a good idea of the costs.

As a teacher do...
Forum: FIRE and Money 04-16-2021, 08:10 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,890
Posted By Vacation4us
When I helped DD start her Roth we used her tax...

When I helped DD start her Roth we used her tax refund and set up an automatic deposit of $50.00 a month. Easy peasy her goal this year thx to stimulus is to max out which will happen. 2.5 years in...
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 04-14-2021, 05:24 PM
Replies: 523
Views: 32,020
Posted By Vacation4us
Hopefully he hasn’t lost too much weight. I have...

Hopefully he hasn’t lost too much weight. I have heard of multiple patients loosing 30 to 50 lbs while hospitalized with Covid.

He will be weak for a while but with your support and strength I am...
Forum: Young Dreamers 04-14-2021, 05:05 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 30,552
Posted By Vacation4us
Impressive!

Impressive!
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 04-14-2021, 05:03 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 10,401
Posted By Vacation4us
I read the fact sheet as I was waiting in line...

I read the fact sheet as I was waiting in line for my first Pfizer dose yesterday also signed a form attesting to my health and verifying I had no reason not to be vaccinated.

Today I had the...
Forum: Young Dreamers 04-14-2021, 11:52 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 30,552
Posted By Vacation4us
When I start to collect SS I will certainly ask...

When I start to collect SS I will certainly ask if I can collect on ex. I can even make it easy on them as his SS# is a permanent part of my memory. If I could collect it will be a pleasant surprise...
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 04-13-2021, 08:20 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 10,401
Posted By Vacation4us
I cancelled an appointment for the J&J vaccine...

I cancelled an appointment for the J&J vaccine and will be getting my first Pfizer dose today. Not only is the Pfizer appointment closer to home but I really wanted a vaccine that millions x100 had...
Forum: Young Dreamers 04-13-2021, 07:53 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 30,552
Posted By Vacation4us
DH gets zero SS. He worked for a state agency...

DH gets zero SS. He worked for a state agency were no SS was withheld. I don’t believe I am entitled to collect SS on first husband’s record either.

A pickle for me since I was essentially a SAHM...
Forum: Young Dreamers 04-12-2021, 05:11 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 30,552
Posted By Vacation4us
A million dollar portfolio means the difference...

A million dollar portfolio means the difference between poverty and survival for me if life hands me lemons.

DH and I have a prenup, so if the worst happens and I end up on my own I will have to...
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 04-11-2021, 02:27 PM
Replies: 523
Views: 32,020
Posted By Vacation4us
So glad Jeffery is off the vent. Reading your...

So glad Jeffery is off the vent. Reading your family’s story has really touched me. It actually made me get off my bum and find a vaccine appointment.

Wishing your whole family well!
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