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Forum: FIRE and Money 04-05-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 19,645
Posted By FreeAtLast
There were many multi part forms and typewriters....

There were many multi part forms and typewriters. A telephone on the desk. Clerks would type information on the forms and hand carry to,different departments during the day. Managers would make...
Forum: Other topics 02-23-2015, 09:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,255
Posted By FreeAtLast
I have been widowed 12 years. The first year is...

I have been widowed 12 years. The first year is the hardest. Try to avoid making any big decisions if possible. Get out and see friends and meet new people.
You can't rush the grieving process. ...
Forum: FIRE and Money 01-14-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,265
Posted By FreeAtLast
I check every few days, when I enter my bills...

I check every few days, when I enter my bills into their billpayer system when they arrive in the US mail.
Forum: FIRE and Money 01-14-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 19,438
Posted By FreeAtLast
You can be thankful that he just cut the ties...

You can be thankful that he just cut the ties instead of pawning you off to some other F/A in the firm. My daughter just was turned over to a different F/A at the same institution. I had left a few...
Forum: FIRE and Money 01-13-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,501
Posted By FreeAtLast
I would get an attorney. Possibly some one made...

I would get an attorney. Possibly some one made a mistake and those responsible need to be held accountable. You need to negotiate from a position of strength.
Forum: Life after FIRE 01-04-2015, 01:31 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 11,977
Posted By FreeAtLast
2012 bmw x1

2012 bmw x1
Forum: Life after FIRE 01-04-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 13,676
Posted By FreeAtLast
Congrats!

Congrats!
Forum: Other topics 01-04-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,051
Posted By FreeAtLast
It sounds like life in the blender and it is time...

It sounds like life in the blender and it is time to get out. Why stay when life could be better elsewhere. I would be concerned about your own health.
Forum: Other topics 09-05-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,499
Posted By FreeAtLast
You should take the money and decide what to do...

You should take the money and decide what to do with it at a later date. She wanted you to have it.
Forum: Life after FIRE 09-05-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,537
Posted By FreeAtLast
The furthest that I would go is to have lunch...

The furthest that I would go is to have lunch with the person find out what he wants from you. Take a day or two to think it over and get back to him with what compensation you would require. ...
Forum: Life after FIRE 09-05-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,189
Posted By FreeAtLast
Managers that could not deal,with bad news. ...

Managers that could not deal,with bad news.
Having to help auditors do their job just to get rid of them.
Meetings that would drift off of the agenda
Being on call every evening
Spending Sunday...
Forum: FIRE and Money 08-30-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,346
Posted By FreeAtLast
About a years worth of cash.

About a years worth of cash.
Forum: Hi, I am... 08-18-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,668
Posted By FreeAtLast
I have been semi retired for the past 8 years. ...

I have been semi retired for the past 8 years. there are years that I have not worked, other years that I work a few hours a week and a year that it felt like I as almost full time. My work has...
Forum: Other topics 08-15-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,780
Posted By FreeAtLast
Determine all the belongings that she values or...

Determine all the belongings that she values or uses on a daily basis and bring as many along as possible. Take pictures of the special possessions that can't go along such as a piano and put them in...
Forum: FIRE and Money 05-30-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,818
Posted By FreeAtLast
I would schedule meeting with more than one FA. ...

I would schedule meeting with more than one FA. there is nothing wrong with some competition. Perhaps a conference call with Vanguard if possible.
Forum: Other topics 04-05-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,769
Posted By FreeAtLast
I have a shredder with the cross cut. I shred as...

I have a shredder with the cross cut. I shred as things come in.
Forum: FIRE and Money 03-29-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,160
Posted By FreeAtLast
About 50percent.

About 50percent.
Forum: Life after FIRE 03-29-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3,420
Views: 309,707
Posted By FreeAtLast
My water line coming into the house sprung a...

My water line coming into the house sprung a leak. I live in S. florida and the outside pipes are only about 6 inches below the grass as there is no freeze. The water was pooling in the side yard...
Forum: Other topics 03-29-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,769
Posted By FreeAtLast
I have a CPA that I have used since I owned my...

I have a CPA that I have used since I owned my business 30 years ago. He has since semiretired and turned me over to a young gal who is really sharp. I like a second set of eyes looking at things....
Forum: Life after FIRE 03-29-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 15,938
Posted By FreeAtLast
I have been working part time about 8 years now. ...

I have been working part time about 8 years now. I was even let go for about 18 months due to financial problems at the employer. Now I just go in the office 1 or 2 afternoons a week and do the...
Forum: Other topics 03-29-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 58,349
Posted By FreeAtLast
I am always happy with my purchases at Costco. I...

I am always happy with my purchases at Costco. I have been shopping there for 20 years and never had to return anything.
Forum: Other topics 02-16-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 452
Views: 59,914
Posted By FreeAtLast
I am glad to hear that you have moved forward...

I am glad to hear that you have moved forward with your life. Best of luck!
Forum: Other topics 11-17-2013, 11:15 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,838
Posted By FreeAtLast
My son's community service project for high...

My son's community service project for high school involved helping to train Service Dogs. Tjere is a training program which is done at a prison in the next county. A group of about a dozen inmates...
Forum: Young Dreamers 11-17-2013, 10:29 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,214
Posted By FreeAtLast
IT director for many years, then IT consultant. ...

IT director for many years, then IT consultant. Now I just do some systems and programming work on a part time basis usually from home.
Forum: FIRE and Money 10-05-2013, 11:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,866
Posted By FreeAtLast
I went PT with the same employer. I got a ton...

I went PT with the same employer. I got a ton more respect as the laws of supply and demand kicked in. I became a limited resource thus valued much more.
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