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Forum: Travel Information 06-10-2021, 09:55 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By jim584672
Get away from civilization. No cars, only...

Get away from civilization. No cars, only tractors and horse drawn vehicles.

https://www.visitguernsey.com/see-and-do/island-hopping/sark/
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 06-10-2021, 09:37 AM
Replies: 1,008
Views: 51,411
Posted By jim584672
Probably a bad life decision to be on a ship...

Probably a bad life decision to be on a ship where proof of vaccination isn't required.
Forum: Travel Information 06-10-2021, 09:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 244
Posted By jim584672
Visit Sark, with its massive 492 population.

Visit Sark, with its massive 492 population.
Forum: Stock Picking and Market Strategy 06-10-2021, 06:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 634
Posted By jim584672
You can't write off all those losses in a Roth...

You can't write off all those losses in a Roth account.
Forum: COVID-19 | Containment Area 06-09-2021, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1,008
Views: 51,411
Posted By jim584672
New York is a few days away from 70% with at...

New York is a few days away from 70% with at least one shot. Then they are supposed to remove almost all the remaining restrictions. 7 day average positivity is 0.5% statewide.
Forum: Other topics 06-08-2021, 11:30 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,069
Posted By jim584672
Just out of curiosity I looked up the question......

Just out of curiosity I looked up the question...

"e. Are you an unlawful user of, or addicted to, marijuana or any depressant, stimulant, narcotic drug, or any other controlled substance?"
...
Forum: Other topics 06-08-2021, 09:42 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,069
Posted By jim584672
Since I don't know the actual question I assumed...

Since I don't know the actual question I assumed it was asking if you ever used and I would say NO. Inverse as needed.
Forum: Other topics 06-08-2021, 06:41 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,069
Posted By jim584672
Couldn't you just check NO on the firearms form...

Couldn't you just check NO on the firearms form question on marijuana? Seems super easy to get around. Also having a MM card does not prove use.
Forum: Other topics 06-07-2021, 05:58 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,069
Posted By jim584672
New York just legalized it, but no places are set...

New York just legalized it, but no places are set up to sell it recreationally. Medical has its dispensaries. I think people are driving to Mass to get some.
Forum: Other topics 06-06-2021, 01:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 385
Posted By jim584672
If your income is that low you would owe just...

If your income is that low you would owe just minimal taxes at tax time on the conversion. I don't see how this is costing you.
Forum: Other topics 06-06-2021, 12:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 385
Posted By jim584672
Since you have some before tax money just do a...

Since you have some before tax money just do a Roth Conversion, not that big of a deal.
Forum: Other topics 06-06-2021, 12:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 385
Posted By jim584672
Just be aware that the number to avoid Medicaid...

Just be aware that the number to avoid Medicaid depends on whether your state expanded Medicaid. If they didn't you need over 100% FPL ($12,760), if they did expand you need over 138% FPL ($17,774)....
Forum: FIRE and Money 06-06-2021, 03:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 957
Posted By jim584672
Modified Adjusted Gross Income under the...

Modified Adjusted Gross Income under the Affordable Care Act March 2021
https://laborcenter.berkeley.edu/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/2021-03-MAGI-Summary.pdf
Forum: Technology, Media & e-Gadgets 06-04-2021, 08:55 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,885
Posted By jim584672
Edge is just Chrome de-Googled and Microsoft-ed. ...

Edge is just Chrome de-Googled and Microsoft-ed. Same code.
Forum: Other topics 06-04-2021, 07:50 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 7,764
Posted By jim584672
I got escorted out be security, so no parties...

I got escorted out be security, so no parties when I left.
Forum: FIRE and Money 06-04-2021, 06:06 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,247
Posted By jim584672
They are the only generation to figure it all...

They are the only generation to figure it all out, we were just all dumb. Meme stocks and crypto are the path to infinite riches!

The Gamestop thing is especially absurd. Their theories of how...
Forum: Technology, Media & e-Gadgets 06-02-2021, 09:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,885
Posted By jim584672
Thanks for the tip, just reverted.

Thanks for the tip, just reverted.
Forum: Technology, Media & e-Gadgets 06-01-2021, 09:01 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,885
Posted By jim584672
Firefox 89 - Who thought this was a good idea?

The recent UI changes in Firefox have pushed me to Chrome. Anyone else hate the new look?
Forum: Technology, Media & e-Gadgets 05-24-2021, 09:20 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,135
Posted By jim584672
Totally agree, you don't need to go to the...

Totally agree, you don't need to go to the terminal usually. Unless you are a nerd, then you like the terminal over the GUI.
Forum: Technology, Media & e-Gadgets 05-24-2021, 07:22 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,135
Posted By jim584672
With Linux most people start off with Ubuntu. If...

With Linux most people start off with Ubuntu. If you are more advanced the next step is usually Arch Linux. Arch has no auto installer so people use Manjaro (or things like Artix), which is...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 05-23-2021, 11:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,395
Posted By jim584672
I have a missing bottom molar. Eventually will...

I have a missing bottom molar. Eventually will get an implant, but I have gotten used to it now, so no rush.
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 05-23-2021, 12:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,069
Posted By jim584672
What one man calls "dishonest", another man calls...

What one man calls "dishonest", another man calls "prudent financial planning". Using the letter of the law is not dishonest in my book. That is as far as I want to go to avoid a Porky appearance.
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 05-22-2021, 04:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,069
Posted By jim584672
With elderly Medicaid you need to spend down all...

With elderly Medicaid you need to spend down all assets to a very small amount before you can qualify for it. So it isn't like people are hiding stuff, except for estate planning, and that needs to...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 05-22-2021, 03:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,069
Posted By jim584672
Just thinking on this, I see no reason why you...

Just thinking on this, I see no reason why you couldn't just gift your estate prior to your death. There is no penalty since you are not on elderly Medicaid with its look back period.
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 05-22-2021, 12:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,069
Posted By jim584672
It depends on the state. Some only recover from...

It depends on the state. Some only recover from anything in Probate.
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