AFdoc wrote:Not much to add but just be aware that if you do choose to add REITs (such as REIT index fund), be sure they go into a tax-advantaged account and keep them out of taxable.
William Bernstein says you've won the game when you have 25x your salary saved. Sounds like a great goal to me!
jwilly wrote:leonard wrote:If you are looking to shield income from taxes, why are you contributing to a Roth?
Leonard: Hold off on the Roth and put the $5,500 in a Traditional to help with taxes?
Doom&Gloom wrote:flyingaway wrote:My wife is taking about splurging on a robotic vacuum cleaner this Christmas. I consider that as a "toy", not a serious vacuum cleaner.
You may re-consider after you see it in action. I had the same attitude, but we love ours.
mlipps wrote:Unbroken is undoubtedly one of mine, and it's on sale for the Kindle today for $3. I plan to see the movie with my parents on Christmas Day.