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0p Need some tax help regarding a commercial property  01:39nobsinvestor  
0h Possible to file a 1099-R correction electronically or does it have to be done over the mail?  01:05kareysue  
4p Long term capital gains tax question  00:05phatkev00:34JimInIllinois
2t Will Single Premium Immediate Annuities be better with higher interest rates?  23:51nobsinvestor01:12555
3p Saving Strategy Help  23:25mirror03:09cherijoh
2h Which international funds to buy in a taxable account?  22:33Enjoy the good 03:17cherijoh
3h Which bond fund in taxable account?  22:01Morik03:28Noobvestor
0h Excess Roth IRA Contribution Question. Confused!  21:49PNW_Hunter  
6p Social Security question  21:48LeighN00:30westcoast
2t Vanguard Help - Need Sweep Account  21:17VT200605:00cherijoh
1p Considering Buying Our Next House  20:53VTowner8323:24Pajamas
3c portable oxygen concentrator  20:32chabil21:50HIinvestor
3h When to go conservative, College near  20:04howboys3723:19Peter Foley
3h Portfolio Adjustment Assisstance  19:52sam.thode21:34iceport
4h Newbie intro. Eager to learn!  19:36M20Pilot23:28BL
10p Would you get comprehensive and collision coverage?  19:01PhysicsTeacher22:43mmmodem
2t How Do Young Tech Billionaires Invest  18:52gouldnm19:10LadyGeek
1h New 403b investment help  18:50need403bhelp21:08ruralavalon
15c Selected photos of 3-week bicycle ride around the Italian Lakes  18:21Raybo23:36Bfwolf
1t Fund expense ratio changes reported in May 2015.  18:06gkaplan18:37lack_ey
3h transferring irrevocable trust to vanguard - choosing index funds  17:32sashatasha03:24Noobvestor
7p Tax implications of exercising ISOs before they're vested  17:27janelane18:54Sportswhiz00
6h Opened a Vanguard Account  17:18andrew92821:19mhalley
1t Tax Equivalent Yield on Cash Value (or Death Benefit)  17:17powermega22:06grabiner
3p Federal Employees - New HSA process?  17:08Barefootgirl19:37tigermilk
8t Are US Gov Bonds "Better" than other Developed Countries' Bonds?  16:52pt3203:56Valuethinker
3t Global mutual fund expense ratios  16:30Barry Barnitz17:03normaldude
1p HSA contribution timing  16:29mkeane119:22Dutch
1p ESPLanner software  15:51fishboat17:08egghead
9p Tax-Effective Retirement Distibution Strategy Advice Requested  15:47Aspen00:482comma
8h Roth IRAs caps  15:27BackCoveIronman20:37DSInvestor
5t Bogleheads and international bonds  15:22tc10103:58Noobvestor
16p Housing Market in SoCal  15:03consurfer17:05Hypersion
4c 0% financing on auto loans  14:52DDMP2019:35VgSince1982
2c St. Lucia travel tips?  14:52brian201315:16ResearchMed
1p Dow Theory Forecast Newsletter...sample  14:41bondsr4me14:54Uncle Pennybags
5h Ideas for short term investment?  14:40consurfer20:40joe8d
5h Traditional IRA to Roth conversion  14:40jay2217:55jay22
8t Swedroe: Risk-Managed Momentum Outperforms  14:37matjen22:57robert88
2p To Keep Life Insurance, Or Not  14:15barrydmd101:55jlawrence01
9h Buying municipal bond funds now  13:52Enjoy the good 15:24Enjoy the good
2h Thinking about swapping betterment -> vanguard, some questions about wash sales & bond funds  13:49Morik15:20livesoft
6h Things Change(? - Getting Married)  13:48ARLJLKL19:50Stonebr
1h New portfolio review: 10 years until retirement  13:20mhall16:21windhog
0p Health / Dental and Marriage  12:49dguad4  
57h All cash now ($1M) - need advice on entering this lofty market  page: 212:24RetiredEd03:54heyyou
24p "Retiring" and Age Discrimination  11:56investingdad20:32cheese_breath
30t "Are You Devoting Too Much Time (and Money) to Niche Asset Classes?"  11:42Taylor Larimore04:20JoMoney
4p 2 Year Boglehead anniversary  11:24swimirvine14:54Miriam2
11c What to do in Raleigh  10:51jwa23:11radiowave
5h How shall I adjust my portfolio  10:50cxwjoyce081618:52rgs92
3h [Rising] Interest rates and Investments  10:46rav2fi13:10BolderBoy
3h Sell stocks/funds before backdoor conversion?  10:11bigsprings22:07bigsprings
8p Anyone changed careers after building required nest egg?  10:06cybernut13:01bloom2708
23h Bond portfolio YTM> 3%  10:05mpt follower17:50Taylor Larimore
1h What now?  10:02daggerboard10:32Meg77
18c Buying iPhone 6 at full retail  09:50tbradnc12:44ddurrett896
6h No debt. Maxed out retirement and Roth. Help!  09:35twofacelady18:14cherijoh
4c Polishing/cleaning pads for random orbital polishers  09:25TheOscarGuy19:29ssquared87
18h What am I doing wrong ?  08:44coachz22:28market timer
5h Roth and 403B help  08:32joetown200121:15anonenigma
5c Fidelity ATM card  08:26retire1401:05Yossarian
3h Cold Calls from Hennion & Walsh  08:08skepticalobserv08:44skepticalobserv
5h VIGAX a substitute for S&P 500 in 401k?  07:47jbow4415:38DVMResident
11h Need 60k for downpayment, take from VTIAX or VTSAX?  06:54bhead3311:58bhead33
14p Retirement homes  06:14Jim8521:27kithwang
4h On the fence on Roth rollover  06:062tall4economy13:272tall4economy
2c Heat pump estimate  05:51iWantToLearn17:22bloom2708
4t WSJ: Trading has shifted to the end of the day  05:50stratton08:29Wagnerjb
4l Next National Gathering  05:23andrew92807:11bondsr4me
11p Citi double cash card vs. Amex Blue Everyday  05/28bbrock17:23bbrock
9h Complicated scenario: Out of room in tax advantaged accounts  05/28GreatOdinsRaven10:47Theoretical
28c SSD + HDD good option for upgrading desktop PC?  05/27Ketawa20:40LadyGeek
20p My son needs a double lung transplant  05/27Tom_Berkeley23:58Tom_Berkeley
8t Investing 101 for Complete Beginners?  05/27cgxy21:04oldzey
26h After you pay off your house...then what?  05/27renue7419:55stan1
0p Affording retirement  05/27gkaplan  
12p Landscaping architect?  05/27artibug20:59sksbog
0p IRA rollover to solo 401k to E trade  05/27artibug  
5h individual cap index funds vs total stock market index  05/27davew105007:54Taylor Larimore
6h Question for Rick Ferri and other pros  05/27FBN201418:49midareff
8h Poor choices in my 403(b) plan  05/27sad223:44pingo
3h Helping friend with 401K  05/27Offshorebound16:14mhalley
24c BMW needs new tires  05/27am20:35ElJay
12h backdoor and perhaps taxable conversion  05/27SpideyIndexer19:24retiredjg
11t Market Capitalization Flaw in Index Funds  05/27BuyAndHoldOn09:36BuyAndHoldOn
7c FBI background check: Go direct or use channeler?  05/27fundseeker20:24dolphinsaremamm
1h wife has annuity with AXA, can she do backdoor roth without pro rata calculation?  05/27pedsEDdoc05/27grabiner
4h vanguard fund performance since inception  05/27pedsEDdoc05/27Taylor Larimore
3p does this 401(k) distribution requirement make sense?  05/27matonplayer14:29matonplayer
2h company stock options  05/27sslife05/27sslife
6p Just Received 2014 Form 5498 from Vanguard  05/27Barefootgirl08:41RJ614
3h Critique My 401K Rollover Investments  05/27blueblock16:56mhalley
31t Any impartial advocates for the other point of view?  05/27LarryB4gr21:00randomguy
8h VXF vs FSEMX - Tax efficiency and returns [Extended market funds]  05/27keep_the_change21:45baw703916
3h Backdoor Roth IRA  05/27WhiteCoatBro05/27TomatoTomahto
6h Investing in Dollar ETF  05/27SLD12105/27Archie Sinclair
8c Need bike hitch and rack for Honda Odyssey 2011  05/27Mrxyz09:44texasdiver
24c Money and cell phones when traveling to Canada  05/27runner905/27jlawrence01
21h First DIY 401k  05/27fungus_amungus19:50goingup
7h pension vs variable annuity  05/27bananabrain2305/28Bogle_Feet
15p "Sock drawered" credit cards.  05/2755523:27Bfwolf
3h just starting roth- suggetion help  05/27davew105012:43davew1050
0t Nice Financial Times Article about Vanguard  05/27Mel Lindauer  
11p Tax versus Lottery Winning  05/27KlangFool00:41lumberingc
4h help with ineligible rollover  05/27sardin09:55sardin
2c Credit Terminology  05/27Barefootgirl05/27retiredjg
86p Cost of a "free" PhD program is around half a million? How does anyone afford this?  page: 205/27understandingJH20:46sdsailing
9t Vanguard looking to license its ETF patent  05/27Boglenaut00:19stlutz
4c Requesting resolution over dispute on airbnb  05/27milesaway21:03texasdiver
2f Smileys across the forum page  05/27HueyLD20:05Crimsontide
10c Should I cancel my extended car warranty?  05/27freelancer05/27Crimsontide
4t The case for a global perspective  05/27mhall10:36mhall
10c Good e-mail manager?  05/27gatorman10:41jebmke
12c Saving on large purchases  05/27playtothebeat05/27andrew928
9c Opening lawn sprinker system: DIY or call company?  05/27scorp_pccorp05/27fandango
15h Roth conversion 5 year rule  05/27toto23805/27Jerry55
10p Ownership of Taxable Investments, Step-Up Basis  05/27Planner05/27Matahari
8p Pre-Retirement Guidance  05/27wannabogle21:28Independent
10h Best options when Roth is not an option  05/27bigsprings10:21wfrobinette
23c Best Kid Toys  05/27mbk73419:12linenfort
13c Downside of placing a credit freeze?  05/27zkzkzk03:26JLJL
6t DVDs or videos?  05/27eggraid10105/27Louis Winthorpe
13t Worried about longevity risk...this isn't good news  05/27matjen16:35Bogle_Feet
22c Tips for extended European Trip  05/27OldTimer09:31hand
0p Real Estate - buying ahead & renting  05/27TresBelle65  
4h Think you have figured out the market yet - a great quote  05/27Cody05/27JohnFiscal
9t Expense Ratio Comparison  05/27ddorsett13:26BolderBoy
0t Questions for the Panel of Experts@Boglehead Conference?--Post Here Now  05/27Rager1  
6p SS Survivor Benefit  05/27Workinghard05/27Workinghard
5p Medical Billing small Dr. Office illegal? (updated)  05/27frogmaster05/27toofache32
9h Mortgage strategy please review  05/27JLJL05/27JLJL
9h The Power Of An Int'l Bond ETF Like ‘BNDX’  05/27mpt follower23:53mpt follower
15t FTSE Emerging Markets Index adds China A shares  05/27RJM05/27patrick
11h Would you compliment 500 Index with Extended Market or Tax Advantaged Small Cap?  05/27B0gle797921:25grabiner
63c Should I shorten my last name?  page: 205/27mac_guy04:33cherijoh
9p Just general comments for a 22 y/o on financial position  05/26bigguy843703:14heyyou
13c Cheapest host to buy and sponsor a domain name?  05/26HenryPorter08:57magellan
7p Another SS question  05/26mule05/27mule
4t "6 Mistakes to Avoid With Taxable Accounts"  05/26Taylor Larimore05/27gasdoc
2t Withdraw without penalty from a solo 401k at 55 if stop working?  05/26jjface05/27jjface
4h Help with Vanguard Portfolio  05/26cipherda05/27livesoft
16p Problem with international wire transfer  05/26eddu05/27eddu
8p Removed credit freeze, lender still can't pull report  05/26LPSpecial05/27dodecahedron
24p lump sum divorce settlement  05/26Noe05/27Grt2bOutdoors
12h Net Worth  05/26dekecarver05/27DFrank
19h Day trading  05/26Jon.Thurman05/27john94549
25h Max 401k or Prepay 30yr Mortgage in 15yrs  05/26VT200605/27whatusername?
3p Using a Florida LLC to start a NJ business  05/26Joe585805/27Joe5858
24h I know you hate Whole Life Insurance  05/26Joe585805/27GoldenFinch
7h IRA vs 401(k) for flexible RMD, reason to roll over  05/26SpideyIndexer05/27Alan S.
12p Found a great LED deal...$2.49 each.  05/26kjvmike05/27hicabob
3h Savings bond help  05/26cals400ex05/27trueblueky
5h New 401k - Seeking Advice  05/26tram09:0553timr
14h Immediate annunities  05/26martie6713:04skepticalobserv
4h Ally bank or pay down mortgage (or neither/both)  05/26adam12305/27Kevin M
19p IRS Transcript page hacked  05/26rkhusky07:55dolphinsaremamm
5h Slicing and Dicing: Time to Rebalance Toward International?  05/26LeeInTN13:43telemark
10h Regular or Roth 457?  05/26adam12301:27adam123
37p American Express sneakery  05/26k512:59jhfenton
13p HSA Excess Contribution -2014  05/26Pessimist5523:08Pessimist55
18h Do I need to sell my REIT in taxable account?  05/26nolapepper05/27nolapepper
14h Exchanging Vanguard Funds In Personal Account Relating to Tax  05/26schuerwm22:17Kevin M
10c Buying a Leased Car (Was the Maintenance Done?)  05/26dbCooperAir05/27ralph124cf
15h Grandson's UTMA account  05/26Winsome14:26Winsome
3p Planning Ahead for Retirement, UofM  05/26dbCooperAir05/27Barefootgirl
20p Patient-Ordered Medical (Genetic) Tests  05/26archbish9905/27LadyGeek
16h Young Investor Looking For Advice  05/26WhiteDice05/27BL
8p Convert multifamily building ownership to Corp  05/26pugster14:26pugster
9c HVAC Questions - Straight AC vs Heat Pump  05/26Swampy05/27SunnySeattle
25h Is this one way to pay for my kid's college?  05/26pinhead05/27randomguy
15p Plan For Attacking Student Loan  05/26drseapbu1012:40drseapbu10
9h EE/I Bonds purchase question  05/26ragabnh05/27Artsdoctor
12c Is grease inside a kitchen exhaust fan a fire hazard?  05/26d_green08:50Rayandron
15p Pediatric Practice  05/26rgarg16:11Jozxyqk
10c Planning a wedding in Long Island NY  05/26AND_YOU_ARE20:14jasper
32t Wellington & Wellesley  05/26jsl1105/28rrppve
7h Adjustments to a taxable account  05/26mhall05/27mhall
119c Once in a life time trip.  page: 2 305/26ktd22:18HIinvestor
7p Parents getting US green card - Tax planning  05/26ashagru05/27TedSwippet
26p Early/Earlier/Earliest Retirement?  05/26TresBelle6520:35Independent
11h Explaining Vanguard GNMA Admiral over past month  05/26Buffetologist13:07Electron
37p Comparing two common Social Security claiming strategies for married couples  05/26Enkidu21:10ObliviousInvest
31h Upcoming Economic Bubble  05/26Adrian P05/27Two Headed Mule
10p Solar Panels  05/26Bimmer12:45physicsgal
38c Need to sell old home. Should we spend money to modernize it first?  05/25dsivi05/27stan1
6h Changing my bond allocation  05/25adriciu05/28SpideyIndexer
68c Still make sense to have AAA membership?  page: 205/25Hawaiishrimp15:20jsl11
5h UCRP Bogleheads, Follow-Up and Questions, Others Welcome  05/25SandDollar05/27tenkuky
30c Kitchen Remodeling and Microwave Food  05/25CountryBoy05/28watchnerd
33c Do-it-yourself handy person: How did you learn?  05/25livesoft10:37fire5soon
2h New - In a mess, at retirement and need the members help!  05/25westfarms05/27windhog
11h A Lesson [in Portfolio Simplicity]  05/25steve roy05/27matjen
14h Portfolio advice - two recently married 30 year olds  05/25kmb72716:05Duckie
8h Updated Info: Please, Please, Please! Help Us Improve our Portfolio  05/25hailey8333305/27ruralavalon
31c Best way to re-key locks on new house?  05/25financial.freed05/27FrugalInvestor
11h SERP retirement account [Supplemental Executive Retirement Plan]  05/25WhiteCoatBro12:50wfrobinette
13h Starting a 401k at my First Fuill-time Job  05/25Xcalibur32805/27itstoomuch
31c Window replacement -- Renewal by Andersen?  05/25Louis Winthorpe05/27Grogs
10c 5000 btu open window air conditioner  05/25pablolo22:01Spirit Rider
14p Do we need long-term care insurance?  05/24spartanap05/27dodecahedron
7h Limited Term Bonds v CDs  05/24sanfran201505/27AviN
28p Question about Taxes on Social Security  05/24FiveDriver05/27JW Nearly Retir
89t Stemikger "Volatility is far from synonymous with risk."  page: 205/24Taylor Larimore20:35robert88
34c How to sell a large statue?  05/24mmcmonster23:49555
12c Essential Security Computer Programs  05/24Caduceus05/27jayjayc
14c Recommend Anti-Virus/Internet Security Suite Please  05/24Caduceus05/27stan1
68h Do I really need International equities in my portfolio ?  page: 205/23Kevin2275103:46JoMoney
7c Know of investment (not budget) tracking software?  05/23Calsaver01:32quercus
27h an appropriate bond fund for taxable account  05/23mesaverde05/27watchnerd
11h How much is enough diversification?  05/23Mambo_Diablo06:34Mambo_Diablo
11t Simple (ex: DFA core) Vs Complex (S&D multiple segments)  05/23A_C_E05/28A_C_E
34h Will Vanguard automatically convert to Admiral class shares?  05/23PhysicsTeacher05/27ponyboy
14p Mortgage - Extended Rate Lock  05/22xanadu3205/27xanadu32
29p iPhone with or without contract?  05/22sksbog05/27tbradnc
12t How to be a successful fund manager  05/21pkcrafter05/27Maynard F. Spee
34p Whole life or term life?  05/21ktd07:55edge
33p Penfed 0.99% auto loan  05/21mikep05/27indexfundfan
87p Friends/Family that don't invest!  page: 205/21ddurrett89605/27Abe
86t Not your father's Total Bond Market Fund anymore  page: 205/21Doc05/27backpacker
16t suitability of Vanguard Target retirement funds  05/21midwest8505/27grabiner
17h Would a nervous self investor be better off with Wellington Fund?  05/20riptide05/27riptide
8p CalSTRS, CalPERS and having to choose one or both  05/20SFGuy05/27FoolStreet
25h city selling 'mini-bonds' at attractive rates  05/20letsgobobby05/27letsgobobby
44c Looking for a DVR device for antenna TV (Simple.TV?)  05/19Browser12:52astrohip
17p How much is financial flexibility worth?  05/19dooley6323:07tj
12p Some Basic Estate Planning Concepts  05/19Theoretical23:43Miriam2
17h American living in Taiwan  05/18sens11:55sens
33t Supreme Court rules in favor of 401k participants who object to high fees  05/18prudent17:11kmurp
14t Another look at why it's important to globally diversify  05/18larryswedroe10:54randomguy
118t What's so great about simplicity?  page: 2 305/17babington05/27digit8
8t Missing Bonds data in Balances & Holdings  05/16Angst05/27Angst
169p How much does social security factor into your retirement income?  page: 2 3 405/15Tamales05/27wander
10t Why Bother With Bonds? (book shout out)  05/15Kevin M13:23herpfinance
30t University of California Retirement Plan  05/15bertie wooster19:48Sandi_k
159c Aren't we overdoing electronic auto safety features?  page: 2 3 405/15Browser21:15Sportswhiz00
18h Evaluating my 401k elections at 25 years old  05/14mech_engineer05/27ruralavalon
17t At what point would you want "capped" indices?  05/14Hallman12:53rkhusky
71p Selling home - unexpected competition  page: 205/13thomasbayarea03:16JLJL
14h Correct Format with all funds included  05/13indexonlyplease10:32ruralavalon
29p YNAB a good subsitute for Quicken?  05/12DaftInvestor05/27ne2ca28
57t Reducing the Black Swans  page: 205/11mpt follower05:27Clive
27p Identity theft  05/10Tom_Berkeley11:31Tom_Berkeley
165p much ado about coasting (through life)  page: 2 3 405/08Mill05/27John3754
27h Retired, need help with investment  05/07sylviakit00:20BL
4h Requesting portfolio advice.  05/03jia23:55Lafder
45p How do you buy health insurance these days?  04/30plnelson22:55madbrain
1h Portfolio Advice - Spending the Kids Money 529  04/29ddorsett05/28celia
3h Rebalancing Portfolio IRAs  04/21mms05/27Kevin M
100c How to pay real estate tax with Target Redcard  page: 2 304/20protagonist14:21Drew777
54c Buying a Car to commute - SUV or Sedan?  page: 204/20joelly10:46opus360
6h Course correction...  04/20smj22:00Kevin M
13h Should I simplify or pursue a financial advisor?  04/19TresBelle6503:53cherijoh
19h How to analyze portfolio recommendations  04/17sam.thode21:47BL
28p Costco and AMEX  04/17anticrastinator05/28HIinvestor
44p Question about Citi Double Cash Card  04/08INTRESIS15:54Sriracha
1h Poor (on paper) 401K options. Help requested  03/16MindTheGAAP16:03MindTheGAAP
19p 1095-A mistake (No SLCSP)  03/15RobG16:59RobG
12h New Investor- how does Berkshire Hathaway fit in a Portfolio  03/11acc1705/2753timr
15c New phone considerations for Consumer Cellular  03/11batpot14:51Shadow_Dancer
45c New or Used Honda Odyssey  02/25new2bogle16:14jstrange1970
23p Breaking up with USAA--banking alternatives welcomed  02/24aron05/27jerryk68
22c Buying Mazda CX-5 - to wait or not to wait?  12/26RegularPerson1220:04OldhondaguyNVA
131l Master Thread for Metro Boston's Chapter (MA)  page: 2 312/04siamond05/27siamond
127t Any Momentum Investors Out There?  page: 2 312/01gatorman21:43Fryxell
61h New to Investing, Based in Hong Kong  page: 210/13JamesHongKong05/27Mel Lindauer
149c Oatmeal suggestions  page: 2 309/30Beezthree05/27BW1985
79t Let's hear your Dave Ramsey success stories  page: 209/24fourwedge08:39bogleburger
741c What Book Are You Currently Reading? Part VI  page: 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 1509/22Alex Frakt00:38Bfwolf
849c What Movie Have You Recently Watched?  page: 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 1708/30abuss36805/27toto238
83c I found a new coffee.  page: 207/02Hexdump05/28Oliver
78t Improving the TSP [for current participants]  page: 205/30MichDad05/27bayview
49c Boglehead 4wd Car (for family)?  2014charlestown197805/27FandangoDave501
51t Portfolio Volatility is a Big Drag on Returns  page: 22014Random Walker19:50Random Walker
69t Vanguard implements 20 character passwords  page: 22013geoff210:40TomatoTomahto
64h TSP share prices for Quicken  page: 22013Simbilis05/27Simbilis
682c Tesla S  page: 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 142012Offshore05/27jdb
1104t The Three Fund Portfolio  page: 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 232012Taylor Larimore05/28abuss368
253t 'Fundamental Indexing' by Arnott  page: 2 3 4 5 62008Scratcher Gille05/28Digger
73f Please Try Out Test Posts Here  page: 22007tfb19:50RetiredEd

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