re: Bloody few days, especially for me. - Blakely Bimbo on 7/8/15 at 10:50 am
BREAKING NEWS - NYSE halts trading due to Technical Issues. Earlier today United Airlines had to suspend flights due to technical issues, but flights have resumed. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Finally, a good take on Greece... - Blakely Bimbo on 7/7/15 at 4:24 pm
The whole Euro concept was forged from financial Engineering. Will likely fail unless all countries totally abandon sovereignty and taxation rights adn central banking to a central gov. The question is how long does it take? Ya'll want to know why the US market did a complete turn around today? ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: What are your thoughts on the Chinese stock market plunge? - Blakely Bimbo on 7/7/15 at 10:58 am
I am thinking that the Chinese gov is going to have to keep the gamblers out of the system. I'm having a flashback to 1984...sitting with my husband on a rundown gambling boat in Macau. This is all pre china takeover and before Vegas descended on the formerly Portuguese Macau. We were the only 2 ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Is Shake Shack (SHAK) the next Chipotle (CMG)? - Blakely Bimbo on 5/28/15 at 8:12 am
[quote]I ate at one in DC. It was good but not great.[/quote] I don't know much about them. Are they just serving units and you have to eat it outside? Do they have sitting facilities? ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: KORS is down big today - Blakely Bimbo on 5/28/15 at 8:07 am
KORS is done and you can stick a fork in it. The Stock is only good for a trade. KORS shoppers are migrating to Tory Burch. These brands are aspirational brands, not luxury. Dooney and Bourke, then Coach, then Kors all became so saturated that women's taste drifted on to the next up and coming b...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: $179 million Picasso - anybody investing in art? - Blakely Bimbo on 5/16/15 at 3:53 pm
Would you pay 35 million pounds to look at this... [img]http://www.independent.co.uk/incoming/article10253297.ece/alternates/w620/lucian_freud_fat_sue_benefits.jpg[/img]n Freud is a 21st century Reubens. Some art critics say Lucian Freud is a 21st century Reubens, but I would not want THAT pa...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: First time ever I got a second job. - Blakely Bimbo on 5/7/15 at 8:28 am
It is interesting that you brought this up today. You are taking on a second job to knock out debt, but I watched an early morning interview on Bloomberg that suggests that Americans must get used to having multiple jobs. It was suggested that one would be working multiple jobs in the future to l...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: It looks like Huckabee is in - Blakely Bimbo on 5/1/15 at 2:12 pm
[quote]It looks like Huckabee is in[/quote] Please Lord, NO. Looks like somebody is paying him to take votes away from someone else. He is a nice man, but he just needs to go away. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: In need of recommendations for a credit card to purchase an engagement ring - Blakely Bimbo on 4/30/15 at 9:42 am
DO NOT buy an engagement ring. Waste of money and it symbolizes nothing about your relationship or future success. Young women today have been brainwashed and are trying to outdo each other. It is a contest of who can get the largest ring. Don't participate in this side show. Buy her a nice diam...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: Where in your house would you hide 2k in cash? - Blakely Bimbo on 4/24/15 at 9:20 am
[quote]Go into the attic Remove insulation between walls Put a nail on the inside of a stud Tie string to nail Tie bag of money to end of string hanging between walls Replace insulation[/quote] Make sure you wrap it in welders cloth. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Nav Saroa- Trading Legend or Market Manipulator - Blakely Bimbo on 4/23/15 at 8:25 pm
These charges smell like 8 day old greens. For any of you who are interested in the subject of HFT and spoofing, there is a great discussion ongoing in the comments at Macro Man blogspot. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: CA: Calpers could owe Obamacare 770 million in Cadillac Tax - Blakely Bimbo on 3/31/15 at 12:08 pm
If ANY of the Unions and .gov entities get a pass on the cadillac Tax, there is going to be a lot of pissed off people. We lost our cadillac last year. Not only has it been more expensive, but we have had to file an additional tax form for the HSA/High deductible. They need to change all of ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: UPDATE Contacted today about refinancing my home from my Mortgage Company - Blakely Bimbo on 3/29/15 at 8:21 pm
When did you originally finance? Was it before the PMI change to life of the loan? IIRC correctly the change was in April 2013. If you don't plan on being in your home for a long period, it would not matter....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: CNBC: For millions of Americans, the 401k is a failure - Blakely Bimbo on 3/27/15 at 11:17 am
The real problem is that machines are going to be doing work that some of you perform right now. Fewer humans working means there are fewer people contributing. Corporations don't have to pay healthcare and pensions to machines. Think. About. It. I may not live to see it, but changes are coming. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (1)
re: What is your response when someone says Jesus would've been a liberal/socialist? - Blakely Bimbo on 3/20/15 at 10:17 am
What is my response when someone says Jesus would've been a liberal? I say that he was the greatest liberal to ever roam this earth. He lived his belief in love, justice and care for the poor. Jesus however did not look to the state to solve man's problems. He wanted individuals to care for the p...
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re: Vehicle allowance- what is is the smartest decision - Blakely Bimbo on 3/17/15 at 9:19 am
From day 1 of the allowance, keep very good records. Keep a notebook and log in and out of your business miles. Log your starting mileage from the date of the allowance and log the ending mileage at year end. On form 2106, the gov asks if the evidence is written. Buy a truck you can afford wi...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: So, the dollar is at a 13 year high - Blakely Bimbo on 3/11/15 at 9:37 am
[quote]What is going to happen now that the dollar is so high? I know it is going to hurt exports big time, in turn will start shutting down plants and jobs. [/quote] The pace can be very disruptive to financial markets. VERY Disruptive. EUR/USD 1.05 needs to hold. I imagine there were some fraye...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Stock implications regarding FCC Internet regulation - Blakely Bimbo on 2/26/15 at 11:22 am
[quote]Would any of these small companies be forced to sell to the big guys? [/quote] Likely will happen over time. TPTB need net neutrality for the coming digital currency. Gov is saying everything but THAT. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
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