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Forum: Travel Information 10-12-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,566
Posted By mnopqr
We loved Banks Mansion. Room rate includes a nice...

We loved Banks Mansion. Room rate includes a nice cooked breakfast, lobby snacks and open bar. Rooms a bit on the small side but great location and relaxed ambiance were very good.
Forum: Travel Information 10-07-2019, 11:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,180
Posted By mnopqr
I think NYC bookings must be 30 days to be legal,...

I think NYC bookings must be 30 days to be legal, so personally I would avoid this one if itís just for the weekend.
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 11-24-2017, 03:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,663
Posted By mnopqr
Enroll in a class at a community college and sign...

Enroll in a class at a community college and sign up for the student insurance policy
Forum: FIRE and Money 11-02-2017, 10:52 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,717
Posted By mnopqr
Our kids are 22 and 24 and we give them each...

Our kids are 22 and 24 and we give them each $5500 to fund a Roth IRA each year. They are both responsible, employed and funding their own 401K's.

They have their own paychecks, budgets, etc so I...
Forum: Hi, I am... 08-12-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,465
Posted By mnopqr
Regarding 529 accounts, if the student gets a...

Regarding 529 accounts, if the student gets a scholarship and does not end up needing the funds, you can withdraw the amount of the scholarship money. You have to pay income taxes on the gain, but do...
Forum: Hi, I am... 10-17-2011, 11:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,518
Posted By mnopqr
Whoa, that's a lot of real estate for your income...

Whoa, that's a lot of real estate for your income level.
Forum: Hi, I am... 10-17-2011, 11:24 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,036
Posted By mnopqr
Those are some cutie patooties!

Those are some cutie patooties!
Forum: Young Dreamers 04-06-2011, 12:22 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,674
Posted By mnopqr
can you give us an update??

can you give us an update??
Forum: Hi, I am... 12-28-2010, 10:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,711
Posted By mnopqr
Just say no. Why do you give him the money? He...

Just say no. Why do you give him the money? He isn't paying you back. He's borrowing more money. You need the money. It's YOUR money and you earned it. Just say no.

Have you seem Suze...
Forum: Hi, I am... 12-19-2010, 01:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,672
Posted By mnopqr
I'm just confused by something... You were...

I'm just confused by something... You were divorced at 34 with 2 daughters. Now you are 54, so presumably your daughters are at least 20 years old. You have $175K in stock and options that you...
Forum: Hi, I am... 12-19-2010, 12:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,029
Posted By mnopqr
I opened Roths for my kids at Schwab. Their...

I opened Roths for my kids at Schwab. Their minimum (if they even have one) is very low. One of the Roths was opened with $125, which was 2 days of babysitting earnings.
Forum: Hi, I am... 12-19-2010, 12:19 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,657
Posted By mnopqr
I've also enjoyed following your story. Thanks...

I've also enjoyed following your story. Thanks for the updates.
Forum: Hi, I am... 12-18-2010, 02:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,711
Posted By mnopqr
You loaned your friend $11,000? Four months...

You loaned your friend $11,000? Four months worth of your salary? I'm sorry, but you do not have that kind of money to lend. You live at home to save money, are going to school, taking out student...
Forum: Hi, I am... 12-18-2010, 02:31 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,497
Posted By mnopqr
Awesome! Have fun.

Awesome! Have fun.
Forum: FIRE and Money 12-18-2010, 02:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,424
Posted By mnopqr
I bring this up as we've got a college-bound kid...

I bring this up as we've got a college-bound kid next year and another to follow soon thereafter, so college expenses are heavily on my mind these days.
Forum: FIRE and Money 12-18-2010, 02:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,424
Posted By mnopqr
You said your kids' 529 accounts were separate...

You said your kids' 529 accounts were separate from your calculations. Does that mean that they are fully funded (at least to the extent you plan to fund them) or are you planning to add $ to them? ...
Forum: FIRE and Money 12-18-2010, 01:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,880
Posted By mnopqr
That's too bad. Well, it was worth a shot. ...

That's too bad. Well, it was worth a shot. (Generally speaking, I have found our credit union to be much more consumer-friendly than various banks and other mortgage-holders we've used. Maybe it's...
Forum: FIRE and Money 12-17-2010, 12:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,880
Posted By mnopqr
Did you ask if they would consider lowering your...

Did you ask if they would consider lowering your interest rate? I was considering re-financing but checked first with our mortgage holder (our credit union). They offered to drop our rate (for a 15...
Forum: FIRE and Money 12-16-2010, 11:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 12,441
Posted By mnopqr
Geez. What a hassle. I think you were very...

Geez. What a hassle. I think you were very patient. We were thinking of refinancing but first I decided to call our mortgage holder (our credit union) and see if there was anything they could do. ...
Forum: FIRE and Money 12-16-2010, 08:28 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,325
Posted By mnopqr
Also, iheartriteaid.com and iheartcvs.com and...

Also, iheartriteaid.com and iheartcvs.com and iheartwags.com
Forum: FIRE and Money 12-16-2010, 08:22 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,325
Posted By mnopqr
Some websites I like are: hip2save.com and...

Some websites I like are: hip2save.com and afullcup.com
Forum: FIRE and Money 12-16-2010, 08:20 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,325
Posted By mnopqr
I never thought it was worth the bother to use...

I never thought it was worth the bother to use coupons, but about a year ago I started doing it as a game and to send some soldier packages for the holidays. I am amazed at how much I've saved.
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