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re: $50K to invest for six months - PlanoPrivateer
If you need to not take any risk then a 6 month CD. If you can risk a small loss then a short term bond fund with a low duration....
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re: Contribute to wifes 401K or Roth while kids in College? - PlanoPrivateer
If the employer doesn't match anything then I would prefer the Roth. One, you will have more options then the employer plan. Second, the tax free withdrawal in retirement....
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re: Thought the Money Talk Board Would Appreciate This - PlanoPrivateer
Not much good happens after midnight....
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re: Hillary featured in next month's issue of Women's Health - PlanoPrivateer
Rodale Press has a history of doing this type of thing. Once they published a special issue with Michelle Obama. Sales were terrible....
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re: Should we report LSURussian to the authorities? - PlanoPrivateer
No need, they will find him at the box in the spring....
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re: Brother Martin vs. St. Stanislaus (Myles Brennan) - PlanoPrivateer
What happened to Sione Palelei? I don't see him on OK State's roster....
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re: Study finds sex is bad for older men - PlanoPrivateer
Damn, I hope my wife doesn't hear about this....
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re: How do you feel if you sell a stock and then it keeps going higher? - PlanoPrivateer
I don't linger on it too long. If I sell at a significant profit I am very happy and don't worry if it goes higher. I still track some I've sold and wait for a buying opportunity....
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re: What if LSU squeaks out a victory? - PlanoPrivateer
I'll take it....
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re: What is the thickness of a football crossbar - PlanoPrivateer
Not specified. What matters is that top edge of the cross bar is 10 feet above the ground and the uprights are 18'6" apart inside edge to inside edge....
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re: This Texas high school stadium maybe most expensive ever built... $70 Million - PlanoPrivateer
[quote]I would put Frisco isd against any school district in the country. Education, sports, facilities are all top notch. Money plays a large part of this, but more importantly is the community cares about the right things. [/quote] And have early voting going on right now for a property tax incre...
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re: Colby Delahoussaye at the team meeting this morning - PlanoPrivateer
[quote]Looks like just walked in from the duck blind[/quote]Nope, too clean. Looks like he is heading out to the blind. A little too early though....
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re: What percentage of your portfolio is cash? - PlanoPrivateer
0% in my retirement accounts not counting whatever cash the stock and bond mutual funds hold. 46% cash in my trading account. Plus I have several hundred shares of Entergy getting ready to go long term shortly. I will be watching it closely as it goes ex-dividend next week....
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re: Fall Cobia Run - PlanoPrivateer
[quote] Dont over look the small platforms and single pile rigs. [/quote]We've had some success catching them around off shore buoys. I don't know if this really works or not but one of my buddies would slap the water a few times with his pole. He said they come to see what that sound is all about...
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re: Roth IRA investing: Should I just dump all 5500 of my contribution in VTI? - PlanoPrivateer
[quote]I'm not positive since I don't have Vanguard, but generally it's very easy to change your investment direction and you can just log into your account online to do that no problem [/quote]I have Vanguard and it is very easy to move between funds on line. They have an exchange function. The ...
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re: GoFundMe for Matthew Gerald, Brad Garafola, Nick Tullier and Montrell Jackson - PlanoPrivateer
Came back to get donation website link and to bump....
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re: When do interest rates rise - PlanoPrivateer
Surely in 2015. Oh, 2016 - crap. 2017 and 2018 for sure,...
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re: Roth IRA vs Roth 401k - PlanoPrivateer
I'd keep doing what you are doing if you are indeed ok with the investment options and fees....
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re: Looking for advice on setting up my 401k - Fidelity - PlanoPrivateer
6% would be the minimum to get the match. Then up to $5500 to a Roth IRA. Then back to whatever extra you can afford to the 401K. Every time you get a raise then increase the 401K by at least 1%....
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