| Food and Drink Board|| re: Best wines for less than $10-$15 - PlanoPrivateer on 10/17/14 at 8:26 pm|
I second BV. It's been my table wine for 20 years. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Moving to S. FL - PlanoPrivateer on 10/14/14 at 10:19 am|
I recently lived in Bonita Springs for almost 2 years. I enjoyed it very much. I chose Bonita Springs because the business I was based out of had its corporate office there. Not much going on in Bonita but close to both Naples and Ft Myers. I would choose Naples or Estero over Ft. Myers.
| Money Talk|| re: AT&T is on my Watch List - PlanoPrivateer on 10/13/14 at 8:24 pm|
Yes, dividend yield of over 5% and one of the leaders in its industry. Hopefully, very stable....
| Money Talk|| re: AT&T is on my Watch List - PlanoPrivateer on 10/13/14 at 4:22 pm|
Today I got an additional 400 shares at $34.14. Of course I should have waited another couple of hours. :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Where in NOLA to buy good, affordable furniture? - PlanoPrivateer on 10/13/14 at 3:18 pm|
It's been awhile but my family has bought a lot from Doerr's....
| Money Talk|| re: Fixed Index Annuity – do any of you have experience with them? - PlanoPrivateer on 10/10/14 at 12:34 pm|
[quote]Are you still working? If so, how much longer?[/quote]No longer working a real job. I continue to officiate high school and youth sports which pays me more than I need to fund my Roth IRA. I've been doing this on and off since 1975 and will continue until I no longer can. Then I'll try to ...
| Money Talk|| re: Fixed Index Annuity – do any of you have experience with them? - PlanoPrivateer on 10/9/14 at 5:45 pm|
[quote]Plano, how old are you?[/quote]
65 - retired last year. This would be for money that is outside my IRA and currently in a money market fund. I was just looking for something to make better than the MM rate. I wouldn't take all of the money out of the money market fund but it would be a si...
| Money Talk|| re: Fixed Index Annuity – do any of you have experience with them? - PlanoPrivateer on 10/9/14 at 2:54 pm|
[quote]What company issued your buddy's annuity? [/quote][quote]Whats the partipation rate? What's the cap?[/quote]
He hasn't bought it yet. He just asked me if I knew anything about them. I told him, no. He told me what he had learned. We don't know yet what company(s) he will recommend. Was...
| Money Talk|| re: Crude watch: What's going on? - PlanoPrivateer on 10/9/14 at 1:10 pm|
Out and about in Frisco, TX this morning I noted several stations with $2.99 a gallon for regular. ...
| Money Talk|| Fixed Index Annuity – do any of you have experience with them? - PlanoPrivateer on 10/9/14 at 1:07 pm|
I’ve never been an annuity guy. But, a good friend who I have discussed investments with over the years and whose opinion I respect told me about an annuity I wasn’t aware of, Fixed Index Annuity. From what he told me and a little research it works something like this. The annuity invests your pr...
| Money Talk|| re: My credit card lawsuit..part 2...settlement. - PlanoPrivateer on 10/7/14 at 10:18 pm|
Include "Paid in full" in the memo section of the check....
| Political Talk|| re: Panetta to be on O'Reilly tonight - PlanoPrivateer on 10/7/14 at 10:15 pm|
Watching the rebroadcast to see what I missed....
| O-T Lounge|| re: O/U on number of corndogs thrown at Katy Perry in NOLA? - PlanoPrivateer on 10/5/14 at 8:29 pm|
Her whole shtick was kind of juvenile. Same as her audience. She said she had never been to a college game but was a guest picker. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: NFL Sunday Night - FINAL Bengals (17) Patriots (43) - PlanoPrivateer on 10/5/14 at 7:36 pm|
First two touches geaux to LSU boys - LaFell and Ridley....
| Money Talk|| re: (9/30/14 Updated standings are on page 9.) Predict the 12/31/2014 market prices. - PlanoPrivateer on 10/1/14 at 12:48 pm|
I actually thought of this yesterday and figured we could count on an update today.
[quote]It's interesting to see how wrong I was about interest rates rising this year,[/quote]I'm in the same boat. I don't remember anyone on the national scene projecting a drop in rates this year. I arrived at...
| Tiger Rant|| re: I dont think ive seen anyone giving us a chance this weekend... - PlanoPrivateer on 10/1/14 at 9:28 am|
[quote]We have a chance b/c we are scheduled to play. Our boys will play sound football and walk away with victory.[/quote]Les, is that you?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Hueng Soro is alive and may post Sometime between now and Saturday - PlanoPrivateer on 9/30/14 at 9:45 pm|
[quote]dude's been in a North Korean prison camp for the past few years. He killed 38 prison guards, walked 485 miles over a month with no food or water, just to find an Internet cafe in Seoul to make his prediction for this game. Give him a damn break...[/quote]
Good news!!! I was afraid that...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Mac Marshall has left the baseball program. - PlanoPrivateer on 9/30/14 at 3:25 pm|
OL, Vadal Alexander, OL, Buford, Ga.
Ronnie Feist, LB, Edgard, La.
Reid Ferguson, LS, Buford, Ga.
Lamar Louis, LB, Breaux Bridge, La.
Dwayne Thomas, DB, New Orleans, La.
I don't know if this is how it turned out but I lifted the above from an article listing early enrollees for SEC teams...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Mac Marshall has left the baseball program. - PlanoPrivateer on 9/27/14 at 1:36 pm|
[quote]yeah, honestly this guy screwed us much harder than gunner kiel did[/quote]
I do not agree. Gunner Kiel cost us Patrick Miller who is the starting right tackle for Auburn. To make room for Kiel to enroll early we asked Miller, who was all set to enroll early, to wait a semester or pay his ...
| Money Talk|| re: Seadrill (SDRL) has a yield of 14.24% - PlanoPrivateer on 9/25/14 at 9:01 am|
It looks liked they are headquartered in Bermuda. I don't know if that is relevant or not.
Thanks for the heads up. I will add to my watch list just to keep up....