| Money Talk|| Tax Question - Grad Assitant - Drilltiger on 2/9/15 at 12:11 pm|
Quick tax question, I hope.
Long story short, wife is a GA (school pays tuition & cash each month) and I did not look at her check stubs throughout the year.
University is paying her a monthly check and in this check they are also including other gross taxable income. This other amount looks to ...
| Money Talk|| Trade in or keep driving 2008 Tacoma? - Drilltiger on 10/31/14 at 10:20 am|
First of all I enjoy driving a truck, mid-size or full size. If I was down grading to a car with higher MPG, I would not be asking this question.
2008 Tacoma 112k miles, KBB show anywhere from $16k dealer trade in to $18k private party. If I have a few minor things fixed, it may fall in excellen...
| Outdoor Board|| East Zone Duck hunting this week?? - Drilltiger on 1/20/13 at 5:10 pm|
Off all next week and missed out on majority of duck season while I was offshore. Any places to go duck hunting in the east zone this week?
Any guided places? Any other hunting recommendations to do with all this free time?...
| Money Talk|| Question: Transferring 401k Inheritance - Drilltiger on 9/27/12 at 8:07 am|
Wife received an inherited 401k (state employees version) and we are looking to put the money somewhere where it is easily accessible when it may be needed. We do not want to take it in one lump sum, this would result in 75% of it to be taxed at an extra 3-5%. What would be the best product to depos...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Looking to buy Saints at Broncos 2 or 4 tickets. - Drilltiger on 9/13/12 at 10:22 am|
Looking for reasonably priced tickets. Making the trip to Denver for this game. 2 to 4 tickets needed....
| O-T Lounge|| I-12 east, morning commute. - Drilltiger on 9/6/12 at 6:39 am|
Motorcycle cop radaring on 12-E one mile before walker exit.
I'm a passenger on this commute. ...
| Money Talk|| Employee to employer reimbursement question - Drilltiger on 6/19/12 at 11:23 am|
If I was given reimbursement for relocation expenses in the form of standard payroll check (taxed as normal income), and I was required by contract terms to pay back partial amount, would I get a credit toward what was taxed originally?
For example, reimbursement expenses will be paid back using ...
| Money Talk|| Vanguard Funds in 401k - Drilltiger on 4/30/12 at 10:59 am|
I have seen on here vanguard is the way to go on your 401k, in my plan I have several to choose from including a long term bond index. Should I just contribute to the one with the highest overall return and the lowest operation expense or should I be looking at each fund differently?
| Money Talk|| Credit card charge at the gas station counter......is this legit? - Drilltiger on 4/13/12 at 10:15 pm|
Went to a chevron station today and noticed on my receipt there was a 25cent charge for "swipe" bringing my total to $4.30.
I didn't have any cash, and I was only buying 2 drinks. No warning from the cashier or anything, is this legal to do to customers?? Not concerned about the quarter just won...
| Money Talk|| Tax accountant recommendation - Drilltiger on 2/13/12 at 7:38 am|
I don't want to go to HR block, JH, etc, any good small firms in Baton Rouge, that anyone would recommend?
Ballpark costs, by the hour???
| Money Talk|| Got an offer on my house....but below value of mortgage balance, feedback needed - Drilltiger on 10/7/11 at 11:01 am|
Serious feedback would be helpful for my situation.
Just a received an offer on my house I no longer live in.
It is 10k net less than asking price, which is also 10k less than the balance of my mortgage.
So if I sell as is, lose down payment + 10k toward mortgage. I think i can possibly cou...
| O-T Lounge|| Will my AT&T Internet be fast enough? - Drilltiger on 7/28/11 at 8:20 pm|
AT&T claims I can only get 6MBPS where I live on bluebonnett south of Burbank. Will this be fast enough to stream Netflix? I'm thinking I should just prob go with cox. Any helpful feedback is appreciated. ...