| Money Talk|| re: Best way to invest 10-20k? - Venelar on 3/9/14 at 1:22 pm|
Admiral Shares (10k minimum) of vanguard total stock market would be nice....
| O-T Lounge|| re: what is the best Android phone on the market? - Venelar on 3/4/14 at 7:01 pm|
Another N5 vote...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Greens and Pork Tenderloin (photos) - Venelar on 2/13/14 at 9:40 pm|
Every time I open a MD thread I go back in time to summers at my grandparents house and I love it. Thank you...
| Money Talk|| re: Credit Card Rewards and Points Discussion - Venelar on 2/9/14 at 1:57 pm|
[quote]I would hold off apply to Amex until you score is higher[/quote]
Speaking of this..
We will be taking out a home equity loan soon for an addition on the house (hopefully the penfed 3.99) and lately the wife and I have been looking into the amex blue cash preferred. Other than our home l...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Sec network? - Venelar on 2/8/14 at 10:54 am|
As of now Eatel wont have it. :dope: ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Mens shaving and grooming thread. - Venelar on 2/6/14 at 5:40 pm|
I got a 180 for Christmas and love it. Nice weight to it and for a first time user it feels like I have a lot of control....
| Money Talk|| re: Winn-Dixie Fuel Perks Tips and Strategies - Venelar on 2/4/14 at 9:18 pm|
when buying gas, do you insert the fuelperks card and then use your debit/credit card?
Thinking of getting the amex 6% cash back on groceries, then using this on gas if it works out right....
| Money Talk|| re: Next best thing to a Roth IRA? - Venelar on 2/1/14 at 8:24 am|
| Money Talk|| re: Next best thing to a Roth IRA? - Venelar on 1/31/14 at 11:31 pm|
Are you maxing your 17.5k space for your 401k? ...
| Money Talk|| re: Did you get paid today? - Venelar on 1/31/14 at 4:01 pm|
[quote]I only get paid once a month... My paycheck went down $5.03[/quote]
Same here, but mine went up $3.00
| Money Talk|| re: Age when bought first home ? - Venelar on 1/29/14 at 12:49 pm|
23 back in '06. Got a steal on the house and put nothing down. At 23 didn't have anything to put down anyway. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Winter Storm Leon Updates - No More OP Updates.. - Venelar on 1/29/14 at 11:49 am|
Any reports on highland between airline and siegen?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Best phones on the market now? - Venelar on 1/28/14 at 4:33 pm|
Another vote for the nexus 5...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The PRECIP check-in thread - Venelar on 1/28/14 at 1:33 pm|
Nothing on 929/42 in pville...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Hey Jambalaya Cookers ! - Venelar on 1/25/14 at 3:25 pm|
I use temple meat. I get it from Leblanc's Cajun foods in st amant (behind triple s). You can get it at Ralph's too. I get it in 10lb bags for like $16....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Oh Toodles!!!! - Venelar on 1/25/14 at 9:29 am|
I come home most days for lunch and turn the TV on. Usually it's on Disney junior still and well...I usually just sit there and watch....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Oh Toodles!!!! - Venelar on 1/25/14 at 9:22 am|
I've seen this "goofy loses his hat" too many times :(...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Paleo and/or Gluten free recipes - Venelar on 1/24/14 at 7:37 pm|
Nom nom is great. Get on pinterest and you will be overloaded with paleo recipes....
| Money Talk|| re: When do you contribute to your IRA? - Venelar on 1/22/14 at 7:12 pm|
Well my savings is in a savings account. We budgeted a savings amount and after we hit our savings mark (4months) we just rolled the budget over to the Roth IRAs.
Everyone will do it different....
| Money Talk|| re: When do you contribute to your IRA? - Venelar on 1/21/14 at 11:20 pm|
I set it to draft every two weeks the same day as the wife's direct deposit....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Safety Razor Starter Kit UPDATE pg 4 - Venelar on 1/19/14 at 9:06 pm|
Wife got me a shave set for Christmas this year. I've had it on my wish list for a few years and just never pulled the trigger. She got me a merker 180 long handle, badger brush, and some feathers. Should have pulled the trigger long ago. Better shave and so much cheaper in the long run....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Pancake help - Venelar on 1/16/14 at 8:57 pm|
My mom's pancakes are the lightest I've ever eaten. When my son started eating table food I got her to teach me. It's a Saturday morning tradition.
1cup ap flour (I use Martha white hot rize)
1/3 cup veg oil
Milk till consistency is right.
Perfect every time....
| Money Talk|| re: Successful lawn service owners? - Venelar on 1/16/14 at 11:17 am|
I do it as a side job on Friday afternoons and Saturdays. I have 2 friends that did it full time and each of them sold out in the last few years to take plant jobs because it's so competitive and it's extremely hard to find consistent help. If you can do it and keep up on it it's extremely good mone...
| Money Talk|| re: What would you do if you came into a couple hundred K? - Venelar on 1/15/14 at 8:22 pm|
Find a CPA
Find a fee-based financial advisor.
Pay off debts and invest the rest. That much at your age will be huge down the road....
| Money Talk|| re: Want to get a credit card for the perks. Cash back or rewards? - Venelar on 1/13/14 at 9:34 am|
I'll have to go read up later on bogleheads and penfed, but I'm pretty sure that the penfed rewards visa works at Walmart and is 3% fuel and 2% groceries....
| Money Talk|| re: Want to get a credit card for the perks. Cash back or rewards? - Venelar on 1/12/14 at 4:02 pm|
Just reading up on the blue preferred at the amex website and it looks like walmart (groceries) and murphy (gas) aren't covered since they are superstores.
| Money Talk|| re: What is the best way to save for my kid's college education? - Venelar on 1/7/14 at 9:15 am|
[quote]I'm not giving up the little bit they let me put in Roth for a college savings, that's retirement [/quote]
We max the other one for retirement along with our sep ira & 401k contributions. I put 200 a month in the one earmarked for him. Our house will be paid for when he's a freshman in hig...
| Money Talk|| re: What is the best way to save for my kid's college education? - Venelar on 1/6/14 at 3:29 pm|
Pretty sure he will need earned income for it to be in his name.
What we do is use one roth for us (wife's name), and the 2nd roth (my name) is money set aside for our son....
| Money Talk|| re: $10,000 in emergency fund - should some go into my Roth IRA? - Venelar on 1/1/14 at 1:37 pm|
That's what we did. We felt the same way (savings is savings, retirement is retirement). We put money in both (Roth/savings acct) until our savings hit 6months of expenses. Now everything goes to Roth's. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Finally had Benton's Bacon this week! - Venelar on 12/31/13 at 7:48 am|
A customer of mine gave me a pack of the bacon yesterday as a Christmas gift/tip. I knew I had seen the name recently here on the FDB. Tastes great!...