| O-T Lounge|| re: Cop stands up to gun nut in Texas. - PlanoPrivateer on 2/28/15 at 2:04 pm|
[quote]That being said, that doesn't justify the cop's detention of someone breaking no laws, which I don't personally blame the officer for, I'm sure that's what he's been instructed to do. [/quote]
Did you miss the part where the police were responding to multiple phone calls about this guy? Do ...
| Money Talk|| re: 401k v. Roth IRA - PlanoPrivateer on 2/19/15 at 9:13 pm|
contribute to the Roth now while you can.
I keep reading this but what's the logic behind it?
I was responding to Clint Torres who wrote, "My wife and I are already very close to the cutoff. In tha...
| Money Talk|| re: 401k v. Roth IRA - PlanoPrivateer on 2/19/15 at 12:15 pm|
IMHO no, contribute to the Roth now while you can....
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Sheppard smith pokes fun at miles - PlanoPrivateer on 2/17/15 at 4:59 pm|
[quote]what was said?[/quote]
It sounded to me like he said a take off of Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler. Changing it to Laissez [b]Shea[/b] Bons Temps Rouler.
| Money Talk|| re: Sales Managers: Comp Plan Design for Repeat Order Business - PlanoPrivateer on 2/17/15 at 12:31 pm|
As you mentioned, it is not uncommon to offer a higher commission on new business brought in by the sales person or new product lines sold into existing customers for the first time. The amount and timeframe of the additional commission depends on your margin and how much it would take to get the a...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Dallas area boiled crawfish? - PlanoPrivateer on 2/13/15 at 4:15 pm|
I haven't been back to Nate's in a while. They would sprinkle the seasoning on the outside. Wife and I didn't like them that way.
There is a new place called Mix in the shopping center on the northwest corner of Lebanon and the North Dallas Toll Way. The have a sign on the front that says somet...
| Money Talk|| re: your 2014 401k rate of return? - PlanoPrivateer on 2/13/15 at 2:35 pm|
+ 10.4% in 2014. Won't check 2015 until the end of March. But, I do have a general idea of how it is doing.
| Money Talk|| re: Vanguard Ultra Short Term Bond Fund - PlanoPrivateer on 2/13/15 at 9:56 am|
I have a significant amount of my bond allocation in Vanguard Short Term Corp Fund (VSCSX). It has an average maturity of 3.0 years and an average duration of 2.8 years which while low is slightly higher than the VUSFX. My current fund has an SEC yield of 1.57% and, of course, the VUSFX doesn't h...
| Money Talk|| re: Seadrill (SDRL) has a yield of 0%. - PlanoPrivateer on 2/9/15 at 5:23 pm|
Oslo-listed Seadrill Ltd. (SDRL Research) said Monday that Tong Jinquan has increased his stake in the company to 5.2% following a series of acquisitions on 6th February.
Wealthy Fountain Holdings Inc, a company fully owned by Mr. Jinquan, bought 1.3 million shares in the company at a price of $1...
| Money Talk|| re: Moving money out of savings suggestions - PlanoPrivateer on 2/6/15 at 10:05 am|
[quote]If you decide to put it all in a ROTH IRA I wouldn't suggest investing the whole 10k in one fund right away. You can lower your risk by investing the minimum in the fund (say $3k) then investing $1k at the beginning of every month for the next 7 months. [/quote]This is dollar cost averaging a...
| Political Talk|| re: TODAY (Feb 2) is Chris Kyle Day in TX - PlanoPrivateer on 1/30/15 at 3:02 pm|
[quote]So exactly how do they celebrate Chris Kyle day?[/quote]
I plan on flying my American flag on the front of my house. And, I will explain why if any of my neighbors ask....
| Tiger Rant|| re: 1/9/12 -- What have you heard happened that caused LSU to play so poorly? - PlanoPrivateer on 1/29/15 at 3:18 pm|
I had heard that Lee was in the dog house because he was supposed to graduate after the fall semester. He screwed something up and didn't graduate as scheduled. It cost LSU a spot for an early enrollee in the Spring....
| Outdoor Board|| re: Another Giant Hog Thread: Alive.... Texas : (Sorry if reposted) - PlanoPrivateer on 1/29/15 at 9:55 am|
Help me out here guys. How do you catch a hog like that without a trap or a pen? The article says they used 2 dogs but not how they tied him up....
| Money Talk|| re: Should I be offended by this offer from my financial advisor? - PlanoPrivateer on 1/28/15 at 3:41 pm|
I seems to me that your advisor should be taking your 401K into account as part of the big picture of your retirement goals. His fee and analysis should include all of your retirement holdings....
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Saints Sign CB Delvin Breaux!!! - PlanoPrivateer on 1/24/15 at 6:42 pm|
Great news for this young man that wanted to be a Tiger in the worst way. If he makes it in the NFL then it might be a story for the movies....
| Money Talk|| re: More than one IRA - PlanoPrivateer on 1/13/15 at 9:59 pm|
[quote]I'm not eligible for a simple IRA, which I signed up for and my company matches 3%. [/quote]
I think you meant your new company's 401K not IRA. Yes, once you become eligible you can contribute to both....
| Political Talk|| re: Russia says drivers must not have 'sex disorders' - PlanoPrivateer on 1/8/15 at 7:20 pm|
| Money Talk|| re: 2015 TDMTFSS (First Standings Update, 1/26/2015) - PlanoPrivateer on 1/7/15 at 9:45 am|
I'm with you on that. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Official MT: Predict 12/31/2015 market prices (Predictions locked!) - PlanoPrivateer on 1/7/15 at 9:40 am|
By the way - thanks for running this. :cheers:
You have some big shoes to fill, thanks Russian for the previous years.
Yeah, I'm a suck up but it doesn't work as well on this board as in the real world.
| Money Talk|| re: 2015 TDMTFSS (First Standings Update, 1/26/2015) - PlanoPrivateer on 1/7/15 at 9:36 am|
Thanks for passing this info along.
Big up day today on the DJIA so far. I noticed that ATT was down a lot. Checked and sure enough it is going ex-dividend - $.49 a share I believe. As a previous poster stated, this is not good news for dividend plays....