OnLine Savings Accounts and CD's can have increased FDIC coverage of $250K X number of POD's on the account.
Also would consider using VG Short Term Investment Grade Bond Fund.
Sbashore wrote:Crushtheturtle wrote:Age in bonds
So much depends on other factors like other assets, potential retirement income streams, actual retirement income streams and risk ability, willingness, need, etc.
Christine_NM wrote:So maybe this Contingency Reserve is Vanguard's version of a dark pool?
What next, will Wall Street firms have to pay taxes too?
I have Vanguard calculate the RMD (single IRA so all in one place) and then sell the rounded up amount and buy the same amount in a taxable fund. I
Boglegrappler wrote:I vote against the pond, based on the issue of having to monitor one's children more closely. Mosquitoes, and other issues could be on people's minds as well.
P.S. I am a dinosaur. I have Prime and I reinvest dividends.sscritic
Dopey wrote:I know I wouldn't hire a fresh grad whose major was Engineering Management. What is she going to manage?
I'd rather hire a mechanical engineer and send him/her to get their masters in engineering management once they prove their worth.
jsl11 wrote:Costs should not be that high at a public university. Keep in mind that there are no scholarships for retirement.
corner559 wrote:For retirement money at your age 100% is fine. I was at 95% until just last year and am not much older than you. You have a LONG way to go to retirement.