| Money Talk|| Secured LOCs: What is the point? - Volvagia on 2/12/16 at 12:55 am|
Can someone explain the advantage to using a secured LOC, that is, a LOC that uses very liquid collateral such as a savings account in exchange for a very low interest rate. I just don't see why I wouldn't simply use the funds already present to deal with whatever shortfall there is....View Topic - Replies (1)
| Tiger Rant|| Old news, but the ESPN commentary is starting to piss me off - Volvagia on 11/28/15 at 1:44 pm|
They just flatout said that that "LSU should just come to terms with the fact that they can't get continually get the success they had under Saban." Errrr....what the frick? Considering it's not like Saban did things never done at LSU before or even out of the norm for most of LSU history....d...View Topic - Replies (11)
| Tiger Rant|| Why was the Les Thread Unstickied? - Volvagia on 11/27/15 at 10:40 pm|
And why are people speaking of "if he leaves" again? Did new info come out that invalidated the leaked Booster comments?...View Topic - Replies (5)
| Tiger Rant|| Does it being Les's last game change your view for tomorrow? - Volvagia on 11/27/15 at 4:38 pm|
Make more of an effort to go when otherwise you wouldn't?...View Topic - Replies (6)
| Tech Board|| Calling Network Gurus: MoCA LAN and inbound Internet - Volvagia on 10/27/15 at 8:00 pm|
I'm about to move into my first long term home and while it is being built after purchase, it's not being built to order so I can't get quite as customized of a power user setup as I would like. But what I do have is coax between the two highest trafficked nodes on the network, with it being eas...
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| Money Talk|| Buying a home--loan process tied to construction? - Volvagia on 6/12/15 at 3:13 am|
Subdivision style development that is currently going up. Being having my eye on it and the location/style I want has just broken ground. The problem is that while I can go full in now, it would be better for me the longer I wait (mostly due to a lease). My question is, do banks issue fin...View Topic - Replies (1)
| Tiger Rant|| How long before the coach's salary bubble bursts? - Volvagia on 11/19/14 at 2:54 pm|
In the past 7 years or so coaching salaries at the top of CFB has been rising dramatically.....even the richest coffers aren't inexhaustiable and the budgetary burden can only be justified with a superior product. As an overall downswing is realistically impossible.....my question is how long be...View Topic - Replies (2)
| Tiger Rant|| College Gameday likely to pass on LSU/Auburn for Bama/OM - Volvagia on 9/6/14 at 1:24 am|
[link=(http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/sec-football/espn-college-gameday-announces-sec-location/)]Producer says that if OM and Bama are both undefeated, they will pass on LSU/Auburn.[/link]...View Topic - Replies (7)
| O-T Lounge|| International Travel and Quarantines - Volvagia on 7/30/14 at 11:40 am|
Does anyone have experience on how things are handled when it comes to communicable diseases on flights back into the US? Coworker's kid apparently got what looks to be the chicken pox (or maybe measles) in the Philippines and became symptomatic right around when they attempted to fly back. So...View Topic - Replies (2)
| Money Talk|| Calling Vanguard fans: Is there any easy way to determine Roth contributions - Volvagia on 7/27/14 at 12:51 am|
So you can know precisely where the line between contributions and earnings is? Or do you basically have to just backtrack and sum up your contributions. And before someone suggests it: no it is a different value than the cost basis. Reinvested dividends are still earnings (assuming the...View Topic - Replies (1)
| O-T Lounge|| Who is more hated on the OT: People who run/defend Yellow Cab, or cops - Volvagia on 7/23/14 at 11:27 am|
Inquiring minds wish to know. :popcorn:...View Topic - Replies (16)
| O-T Lounge|| Question for Statistics Gurus - Volvagia on 7/13/14 at 6:49 pm|
(Repost from tech board after thinking that might not be the best one for this) So for work I am developing a new analytical method so serve as an alternative to current practices. One of the data outputs of the model is in the form of difference of predicted value and value obtained by the r...View Topic - Replies (7)
| O-T Lounge|| Newcastle's latest ad campaign is hilarious - Volvagia on 6/29/14 at 7:43 pm|
[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h1YvJBwC4xQ)]I always enjoyed their general tongue in cheek marketing tone.[/link]...View Topic - Replies (7)
| Movie/TV Board|| LOTR vs GOT - Volvagia on 6/12/14 at 6:33 am|
[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QgqUI6e1T5E)]Things like this is why I love the internet[/link]...
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| O-T Lounge|| What Level of White-Trashiness is this? - Volvagia on 6/8/14 at 1:25 am|
[link=(http://my99post.blogspot.com.au/2014/05/a-shipping-container-costs-about-2000.html)]On a scale from St. George to Livingston Parish?[/link]...View Topic - Replies (21)
| Movie/TV Board|| Raiders of the Lost Ark on the Big Screen - Volvagia on 6/1/14 at 1:22 pm|
Movie theater in my area has a throwback showing on Sundays. Last week it was BTTF, this week Raiders. I just dunno if the movie setting would help it at all Prob will go because I've never seen an old school film at a theater. ...
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| Political Talk|| Am I a racist to think that Sterling's comments weren't that bad? - Volvagia on 4/30/14 at 7:24 am|
Especially not to the extent of the NBA, commissioner's response as well as rapid advertiser dropping. Was it okay? Nah, but it was mild enough considering he was up for an NAACP lifetime achievement award to wonder if maybe there was some other meaning to it that was badly phrased in priva...
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| Gaming Board|| Discount on Kerbal, 40% off on steam till noon 4/8/14 - Volvagia on 4/8/14 at 1:31 am|
For those waiting for a deal before taking it....
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| Money Talk|| I know market timing is typically frowned upon.... - Volvagia on 1/9/14 at 2:28 am|
But is there merit in holding off opening a new mutual fund with a probable correct imminent? If it was an already standing investment I would just DCA right through it, but the fact that it is new, and would represent a good size of my portfolio gives me pause. ...View Topic - Replies (8)
| Gaming Board|| Anyone found any hidden gems during the Steam Holiday Sale? - Volvagia on 1/1/14 at 9:05 pm|
You know....games you otherwise wouldn't have bought (its only a couple of dollars) or wouldn't have been aware off if it didn't pop up on the list of current sales. My biggest winner is "Don't Starve" Its a very well polished game where you are dropped in a procedurally generated world ...
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