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Number of Posts:4972
Registered on:9/10/2007
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re: What is the most downvoted post of all time? - bayoubengals88
[quote]Link?[/quote] Link on first page...
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re: What is the most downvoted post of all time? - bayoubengals88
Do not give him the satisfaction. Everyone down vote the uber thread if you can. ...
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re: What is the most downvoted post of all time? - bayoubengals88
[link=(http://www.tigerdroppings.com/rant/o-t-lounge/the-truth-about-uber/51132816/)]The truth about Uber[/link] 363 down votes...most I know about...
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re: Are we nearing any rainfall records? - bayoubengals88
In a word, no. [IMG]http://i.imgur.com/Zjg0YCK.png[/IMG]...
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re: Rental properties - bayoubengals88
[quote]a general rule of thumb that I've heard is rent should be around 1.5-2% of the purchase price.[/quote] I don't know about Houston, but I could definitely live with 1% in Baton Rouge. $1,000/month is about the average rate for a $100,000 condo unless it's extremely close to LSU....
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re: It's a bit dated now, but have fun with this census map - bayoubengals88
[quote]We have different opinions of fun. [/quote] Undoubtedly....
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It's a bit dated now, but have fun with this census map - bayoubengals88
[link=(http://ebrgis.maps.arcgis.com/home/webmap/viewer.html?webmap=461a7abd81f340b59b05afa203cead7d)]LINK[/link] [img]http://i.imgur.com/JiClTWE.jpg[/img] It seems that perception of several neighborhoods in BR is far worse than reality. Shenandoah, Capital Heights, even Sherwood Forest. En...
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re: Regarding all of the interests in REI on this board: - bayoubengals88
Good point. Like reading a new word then hearing it everywhere thereafter. ...
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Regarding all of the interests in REI on this board: - bayoubengals88
Ok guys, you know the unwritten rules...when things just seem too attractive they probably are. People give the example of your neighbor and co workers inquiring about stocks. That's when you know its one hell of a bull run (to be imminently followed by a bear). I mean, I hear about free real es...
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re: Chances ULL gets sent to BR? - bayoubengals88
Better chance of getting Southeastern, which is probably a better team than ULL....
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re: San Francisco is dirtier than New Orleans. - bayoubengals88
[quote]Besides Bourbon street, what else in NOLA smells like vomit?[/quote] Besides Bourbon Street, what else is there in NOLA?? SF>>>>>NO...
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re: DAL, AAL, UAL or LUV - bayoubengals88
Why did they drop? ...
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re: if you're into a stock for just a few hundred bucks... - bayoubengals88
It dropped to $1.43 Your $200 would be just over $2,000 right now....
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re: Should I be "concerned" about my Roth IRA? - update page 2 - bayoubengals88
I applaud both of you, and I thank this board for pointing me in the right direction last Feb/March. All I read about was Vanguard. I opened up an account and started with the STAR fund. After I read a bit more and got a bit wiser I went 90/10 stock. Fourteen or so months later I'm up $170 or so in...
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re: If you were me what would you do? - bayoubengals88
[quote]I didn't say blow it all, just enjoy life a little. [/quote] No doubt :cheers: ...even I am taking a trip in July (though I hate thinking about spending $1,000 :lol: Back to the discussion: I'm assuming that the op has SOME source of income since losing $1,000 won't hurt him. ...
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re: What do you use for stock trading? - bayoubengals88
With that kind of money and a small number of trades I'd just go conventional. I like TDA for $9.99, Tradeking for $3.99 (maybe its $4.99?), or Vanguard for $7. ...
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re: If you were me what would you do? - bayoubengals88
[quote]These are all wrong answers [/quote] [quote]I can think or 4 possibilities with $1,000 money. 1) add to your emergency fund if necessary 2) Contribute to Roth if not maxed out 3) Open Roth account if you do not have one 4) Take a trip with friends/enjoy it.[/quote] I obvi...
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re: You've got $10k and must hold for 25 years... - bayoubengals88
[quote]DIS all the way. [/quote] From ESPN and ABC to Pixar and Marvel Entertainment...Yes sir. I'd buy that. ...
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re: If you were me what would you do? - bayoubengals88
If he's got $1k he can open a Roth through Vanguard with the target retirement funds. But I agree that he should just save if he doesn't have enough liquid. ...
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