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Yesterday 11:19 PM
help me understand crypto
Was it John Oliver who said some thing like. ď it combines everything I donít understand about money with everything I donít understand about computersĒ Made me laugh. I think crypto/blockchain... (1,128 views, 34 replies)
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Yesterday 11:18 PM
What is your pet peeve of the day? -- 2021
I have a battery powered EGO chainsaw that makes very little noise when running. I could probably cut up downed trees without the neighbors even hearing. (14,354 views, 291 replies)
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Yesterday 11:16 PM
Blow That Dough! -2021
@koolau, I look forward to that day. I have not had a nice meal in the islands for many years and it would mean a great deal to me. @street, the close dealer is a great reason. In the heavy... (26,865 views, 397 replies)
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Yesterday 10:22 PM
Vanguard Wellesley and Interest Rates
Average duration of Wellesley is about 8 years and bond allocation is about 65%, so you can expect a decline in value of about 65% of 8%, or 5.2%, for every 1% increase in market interest rates. If... (140 views, 2 replies)
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Yesterday 10:15 PM
How has the pandemic changed your life in positive ways?
We are still working and fortunate to have great jobs. DW has worked from home since last March and would not have it any other way. I have a company vehicle and we no longer drive our cars/truck... (982 views, 35 replies)
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Yesterday 10:11 PM
Our changing thoughts on possessions...
This is the year I will be freeing myself of many things, almost all of it in the garage. We have 23 months before FIRE and I want to get rid of as much proverbial baggage as *I* can beforehand. DW... (4,801 views, 94 replies)
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Yesterday 09:59 PM
Is it Just Me ? Opening Things !
No, youíre not. I didnít think Texas per se, I was thinking it would be COVID related. (1,026 views, 40 replies)
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Yesterday 09:46 PM
Recommendations for new kitchen cabinets.
I second what Pb4ski said in the first reply. Go for drawers down low. I built all our cabinets in both baths, the kitchen, laundry, and a built in murphy bed in the guest room from scratch and... (3,499 views, 69 replies)
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Yesterday 09:36 PM
Anxiety and Big Decisions
If your an academic chances are You could adjunct teach if needed somewhere else or work at a private school if you are ever concerned about finances. I would take the buyout and go on my way. Your... (302 views, 8 replies)
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Yesterday 09:36 PM
NOBL - Dividend Aristocrats
I've owned Vanguard Dividend Appreciation Index Shares (VIG) for about 10 years. The yield is slightly lower than NOBL, but the expense ratio is much lower. According to Yahoo charts, it's 5 year... (514 views, 7 replies)
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Yesterday 09:35 PM
Anyone use CarPlay Technology in Vehicle
I download large chunks of the local maps and also mountainous areas with no coverage, when I am home on WiFi. IF you grab 100MB of map once, it is more efficient than just hitting the online source... (219 views, 10 replies)
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Yesterday 09:30 PM
Do You Hide Your Financial Success From Your Kids?
Four adult children in their forties have no idea that we have any money. They just know we are frugal. One of my sons is day trading and playing with options and he does know we own some of a... (5,286 views, 80 replies)
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Yesterday 08:42 PM
Can I Tell My Boss What I Really Think of Him?
Thanks for this. Seems like my plan backfired on me a little bit. Lots of good commentary tho, thanks to all who posted. (4,894 views, 78 replies)
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Yesterday 08:09 PM
Tax Software HSA Max Allowed
If you have a family high deductible policy, then each adult over the age of 55 can contribute an extra $1000 to his or her individual HSA account. You don't need to have separate policies, just... (801 views, 19 replies)
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Yesterday 08:04 PM
SS benefit amount question...
That you did. Brevity prevails! (282 views, 7 replies)
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Yesterday 07:53 PM
Electric Pencil Sharpeners - Recommendations ?
Boy talk about memories! Some of the photos posted really take me back. When we were first married in 1975, my late wife bought me a Cross pan and pencil set that i still have. I also have a few... (856 views, 45 replies)
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Yesterday 07:45 PM
Making friends in new location
- if most of the neighbors are retired try pulling your car onto your driveway and raise the hood. shouldn't take too long for a small group of "assistants" to gather. - throw yourself a "we want... (349 views, 11 replies)
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Gearhead Jim
Yesterday 07:45 PM
Covid Vaccine Distribution
It appears that the Pfizer produced better results than Moderna on older (over 65? 75?) people. Moderna claims that their reduced effectiveness on old folks is probably because their sample of old... (102,624 views, 2,280 replies)
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Yesterday 07:15 PM
It's funny joke Thursday! - 2021
My doggies: (31,292 views, 422 replies)
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Yesterday 06:43 PM
Is there a browser that allows stopping auto-play of videos?
Donít see this on my iPad. Is this just on Macs or should I look for something else on the iPad? (291 views, 9 replies)

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