| Money Talk|| re: Books for real estate investing - LSUTOM07 on 8/20/14 at 11:57 am|
[quote]Bigger Pockets [/quote]
Registered an account today! :cheers:...
| Money Talk|| Michael Kors (KORS) and Kate Spade (KATE) - LSUTOM07 on 8/20/14 at 11:57 am|
Has anyone been tracking either of these luxury retail stocks? I bought KORS last week, and I am considering adding to my position as well as considering buying (KATE). Any thoughts or opinions on these two companies?
Both took a big hit after what I thought were good earnings reports....
| Money Talk|| Books for real estate investing - LSUTOM07 on 8/20/14 at 11:31 am|
What are some good books to read for someone looking to get into real estate investing (rentals, or flipping houses) I'm only 23, but I'm making good money and would like to diversify my investments rather than relying on my company 401k and personal stock account. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 6 yr old Ice Bucket Challenge - LSUTOM07 on 8/19/14 at 8:46 pm|
[quote]get a life, weirdo[/quote]
Says the guy who does nothing but tiger droppings...
| Money Talk|| re: Retail stock - LSUTOM07 on 8/13/14 at 10:22 am|
I just picked up a hand full of Michael Kors (KORS) last week. Has been a great stock since IPO. Very popular and expanding extremely fast....
| Outdoor Board|| re: Silverado feeling sluggish - LSUTOM07 on 8/11/14 at 12:29 am|
[quote]What brand of fuel do you normally use? [/quote]
It's been BP for the last 6 months. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Silverado feeling sluggish - LSUTOM07 on 8/10/14 at 7:06 pm|
I have an 07 silverado with the 4.8 liter V8 with 140k miles. Lately I have noticed it feels sluggish when I step on it. I can't even turn the tires over on a wet road when I floor it. No check engine light on or any indicator lights.
Where do I even start without bringing it in and getting charg...
| Money Talk|| re: Sprint Down Big Lately - LSUTOM07 on 8/8/14 at 11:44 am|
[quote]It was a great educational lesson for me on the stock market. [/quote]
What did you learn?...
| Money Talk|| re: Sprint Down Big Lately - LSUTOM07 on 8/8/14 at 10:54 am|
Yes a failed merge with Tmobile. They have also appointed a new CEO ...
| Money Talk|| Sprint Down Big Lately - LSUTOM07 on 8/8/14 at 10:48 am|
Sprint has been taking a beating. Is anyone else following this stock? I bought in yesterday evening thinking this stock was oversold. Any thoughts?...
| Money Talk|| re: Amazon down 10% - LSUTOM07 on 7/29/14 at 10:54 am|
[quote]but their stock has been relatively crappy.[/quote]
Up almost 400% in the last 5 years... Not sure where you are getting this from. The point is to make money right?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What happened when this woman drove a Mercedes to pick up food stamps - LSUTOM07 on 7/29/14 at 7:35 am|
[quote]Most people in this country live check to check[/quote]
I'm not sure I get the logic. If people choose to live pay check to pay check, why should the government be responsible for you when you will inevitably fall on hard times at some point?...
| Money Talk|| re: Auto Loan Help - LSUTOM07 on 7/29/14 at 7:30 am|
[quote]1500 a week[/quote]
What industry if you don't mind me asking?...
| Money Talk|| Amazon down 10% - LSUTOM07 on 7/29/14 at 7:03 am|
Amazon is down 10% in the last 2 days. Is anyone using this as a buying opportunity? I have a hard time determining a good price point for this stock. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Possible Tinder Rape...in BR - LSUTOM07 on 7/28/14 at 8:38 am|
I actually know this guy. He was a pretty big weirdo and had a major anger problem. Used steroids when I knew him and his dad was some big shot doctor. He was a mega d bag that thought he was better than everyone because daddy had money. From what I saw he never had much luck with the ladies, but it...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Will be in Houston in three weeks. What are the best bars and strip clubs? - LSUTOM07 on 7/17/14 at 7:39 pm|
Will also be in Houston for one night tomorrow. Where to go on a Friday night? Will be staying near the galleria...
| Money Talk|| re: Simple Roth 401K Question - LSUTOM07 on 7/11/14 at 10:51 am|
What you have posted is about a Roth IRA. Are these the same exact rules for Roth 401K?...
| Money Talk|| Simple Roth 401K Question - LSUTOM07 on 7/11/14 at 10:21 am|
I understand that contributions to a Roth 401k are taxed before the money is contributed into the account. When making withdrawals after retirement, how are the earnings taxed? ...
| Money Talk|| re: Funding Loyal3 with credit card - LSUTOM07 on 7/6/14 at 9:57 pm|
[quote]$50 per transaction[/quote]
Well that changes things a bit...
| Money Talk|| Funding Loyal3 with credit card - LSUTOM07 on 7/6/14 at 9:45 pm|
I have been reading on Loyal 3 which offers no fee investing for certain companies. I read it can be funded with a credit card. Is this an easy way to get credit card rewards or am I missing something?...
| Money Talk|| re: ATL Condo Purchase - LSUTOM07 on 6/12/14 at 9:08 am|
[quote]Unless you are going to be in the area for at least 5 years, I would not buy anything. [/quote]
Why do you say this? If I buy I would not plan to sell if I move. ...
| Money Talk|| re: About to lease a car...any tips before I pul the trigger? - LSUTOM07 on 6/12/14 at 7:02 am|
[quote]A lease is never financially smart[/quote]
I don't see why people continue to say this on here. For someone who would like get a new car every few years, a lease is the best option. Not everyone wants to ride in a beater until the wheels fall off....
| Money Talk|| re: ATL Condo Purchase - LSUTOM07 on 6/12/14 at 6:59 am|
[quote] Sure, it will be $900+ if you live alone[/quote]
$1050/month for a 1 BR is about the cheapest I can find in a safe place with a decent commute. I am currently spending $1250/month on a 1 BR. ...
| Money Talk|| re: ATL Condo Purchase - LSUTOM07 on 6/11/14 at 2:13 pm|
Thanks for the advice!...
| Money Talk|| re: ATL Condo Purchase - LSUTOM07 on 6/11/14 at 1:52 pm|
Can you elaborate on your thoughts about the Atlanta condo market. I feel like the market has been depressed for quite sometime and if I plan to hold, it can only hold value or go up. I can't see one bedroom condos going much cheaper than they are now.
It is very hard to justify spending over 1k...
| Money Talk|| re: ATL Condo Purchase - LSUTOM07 on 6/11/14 at 1:35 pm|
I would like a 2 bedroom simply because I think resale will be easier and I could possibly rent it out in a few years. Price point is between 85k-115k. I'm 23 graduated 6 months ago and will be in atlanta for sure for the next 2.5 years.
I am looking in the dunwood/sandy sprigs area but I am wor...
| Money Talk|| ATL Condo Purchase - LSUTOM07 on 6/11/14 at 1:11 pm|
I am looking to buy a condo in Atlanta within the next 6 months. Rent is outrageous within the perimeter. I do not have 20% to put down to avoid mortgage insurance. What type of loan should I look into with a small down payment that does not have PMI throughout the life of the loan?
Any other su...
| Money Talk|| re: Managers not MBA's - LSUTOM07 on 5/28/14 at 7:34 am|
If your employer is willing to pay for your MBA, why would you not get it? I can't imagine anyone saying, "Damn.. I really regret getting that free MBA." It's all about you you put into it. The MBA will do nothing but give you more opportunity in the future if you have the right mind set. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Refinance student loan - LSUTOM07 on 5/15/14 at 2:41 pm|
[quote]I don't have the extra cash to put toward the loan [/quote]
Either manage your money better or man up and get a side job to pay the loans of. $170 is a joke ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Who has experienced the British Virgin Islands? - LSUTOM07 on 5/11/14 at 4:05 pm|
Who did you both go through? I think this would be the way to go. We stayed on at john last trip and took the boat born to rhumb island hopping but that wasn't exactly cheap either...