tigermilk wrote:Well off the charts for coastal Texas. My county borders the Gulf of Mexico, and because of that my rates go up even though I'm 50-60 miles to the coast. $150/month per $100k. I pay $3500 on a $192k property.
jbrinker wrote: I have known this guy for years.
Yup, that would be a very large part of the population that has no savings.HardKnocker wrote:meowcat wrote:If you searched and searched and couldn't find anyone that would wash your car for less than $5,000 wouldn't you just learn how to do it yourself?
Some people would just drive around in a dirty car.
mrwheelerdealer wrote:Ive been investing with a broker for years now. His style is to analyze and buy individual small cap value stocks ( portfolio of about 7-10 stocks)
As an aside, I personally index my own money,
The Wizard wrote:Skip eTrade; we don't usually recommend buying individual stocks here.
Instead, go to Vanguard and invest the whole $10K in their Total Stock Market index fund...