| Money Talk|| Billing dispute with CPA - saderade on 6/11/14 at 8:30 am|
I wanted to get the advice of the Money board on this situation I am dealing with.
I received a notice by the IRS in 2012 saying I owed some unpaid taxes, about $1000, from 2010. That was my first year paying taxes and was in graduate school the first half of the year. Because I used turbotax and d...
| O-T Lounge|| Buying granite/marble from a stone yard or distributor/fabricator? - saderade on 3/14/14 at 8:48 am|
Any recommendations on if I should by my granite/marble from a stone yard and use one of their recommended fabricators or buy from a distributer that does the installation as well (I realize they will probably be getting the stone from the same yard)
This is in the New Orleans area....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Lions or Steelers defense - saderade on 12/21/13 at 3:35 pm|
Lions home vs Giants
Steelers at Green Bay- Rodgers ruled out...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| What are people doing with Bush - saderade on 12/13/13 at 5:11 pm|
He says he is playing but how many touches is he going to get? I'm trying to decide between him and VJax in the flex (PPR)...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| What quarterback would you target for trade - saderade on 11/11/13 at 6:13 pm|
Foles, Romo or Wilson. Trading one of my extra running backs. Have Cutler and Kaepernick.
Currently tied for first place. Those three are all on teams with 2 qbs ...
| Soccer Board|| I need advice from the soccer board for my trip to the UK this spring - saderade on 10/27/13 at 9:46 pm|
I am planning to take my dad there next year because he has never been to Europe and he is starting to get pretty old. The plan is to fly into London on a Thursday in early May. I am going to try my best to get tickets to the Arsenal game that weekend. The weekend after I am looking to take a Thomas...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Flex Starter: Garcon vs GB or Hartline vs INDY? - saderade on 9/14/13 at 5:46 pm|
Other options: E. Sanders, Mendenhall. PPR league...
| Food and Drink Board|| Great experience at Dominique's on Magazine - saderade on 8/6/13 at 11:30 am|
Went here Saturday and everything was top notch.
The actual restaurant is designed well inside (just like the former location) and had a nice specialty cocktail menu.
Starters: duck confit, shrimp ceviche & fois gras.
Entrees: Softshell crab special, duck breast, grilled snapper.
I tried a lit...
| O-T Lounge|| My high school valedictorian delivered me pizza this weekend - saderade on 8/6/13 at 10:30 am|
Brilliant kid, 35-36 on the ACT and I believe he has 2 degrees (one of which is a graduate degree). We are about 10 years out of school and had a class of around 300 (he was 1 of 3 valedictorians) And no this isn't some side job where he makes extra cash. I guess it is fine if he is happy but to me ...
| Food and Drink Board|| San Diego beer/food recs - saderade on 6/5/13 at 11:50 am|
Staying in the Gaslamp district. Mainly looking for some beers I should buy to bring back with me to New Orleans. I know I have to check out the Karl Strauss brewery which is down the block....
| O-T Lounge|| Just saw someone about to jump off the Crescent City Connection bridge - saderade on 5/27/13 at 6:30 pm|
I am in the right lane and there appears to be an accident on the top of the bridge but as I get closer I see there is a lady sitting on the ledge facing the river. There is a guy in a suit pleading to her and then he quickly grabbed her off the ledge. He was holding her down as I passed by.
| Money Talk|| MNKD (MannCorp) and their drug Afrezza. - saderade on 5/16/13 at 4:08 pm|
Anyone have knowledge of this stock ? Basically Afrezza is an inhaled short acting insulin which if approved would be huge in the world of diabetic treatments. Al Mann has put 1 billion of his own money in the company and is optimistic it will gain final FDA approval (it is undergoing phase 3 testin...
| Money Talk|| Estimated quarterly taxes? - saderade on 4/15/13 at 7:56 pm|
Sign all the stuff at our CPA today and this is included in the paperwork. No one made mention of it while we were there. Evidently the first payment is due today? Is this mandatory and if so what would a penalty be if I don't go to the post office in downtown New Orleans...
| O-T Lounge|| Area in San Diego to stay for vacation? - saderade on 4/10/13 at 9:32 pm|
The wife and I, late 20s just want to see the sights, eat, drink etc. I am leaning toward the Gaslamp District. Is there another area that someone recommends? FYI we are going to be staying at the beach in Laguna before we arrive in San Diego so don't think we want to stay on the beach. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Domenica Pizza- the second time around - saderade on 2/27/13 at 1:23 pm|
It has been about 2 years since I had a bad experience at the restaurant with soggy, inedible pizza. Went last night after the Hornets game to give the place another try. On the bright side we had cured pork leg that was served with a warm beignet type bread that was very good. For pizza we tried th...
| Food and Drink Board|| Trappistes Rochefort 6, 8, & 10- what to expect? - saderade on 2/19/13 at 10:15 pm|
My dad and bought a pair of each of these at Martin's. Is this stuff as good as the ratings say? Some of the best beer you can buy in the US?
Just popped open the 6 and it is damn good.
eta: That beer was one of the best I have ever tried. Can't wait for 8 & 10...
| Money Talk|| Paying off lot before applying for construction loan - saderade on 2/17/13 at 11:15 pm|
Should I pay the remainder of my land loan off that has a 6% interest rate or keep all that cash available for the construction loan/ during the build? ...
| Money Talk|| Online savings accounts- specifically AMEX - saderade on 1/4/13 at 11:17 am|
Anyone have any experience with AMEX or Ally online banks? Looking to take most of our savings from Capital One and put it into one of these banks. The Cap One acct has an APY of .40%. Amex is .90%, Ally is .95%. Currently have an AMEX CC so I feel pretty comfortable with them....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Picking up a defense today.. Bills (vs Jags), or Browns (vs Raiders) - saderade on 12/2/12 at 10:41 am|
Bills are at home, weather is not very cold but may be a little wet and windy
Browns are on the road but the weather in Oakland is supposed to be terrible. 25-30 mph winds and rain.
What would yall go with?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Mike's on the Avenue closing - saderade on 11/8/12 at 6:32 pm|
I hear some people are staying on but the owner(s) of Mr Johns as well as some other investors are taking it over and it will be an American steakhouse/bistro. Should be interesting to see how that works out- the location is one of the best in the city imo. ...