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by BobbyJoe
Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Emergency fund - in Prime Money Market?
Replies: 7
Views: 677

Emergency fund - in Prime Money Market?

I wondered what do people here do with their emergency fund.
Where do you put it so that it will both be affected by inflation as little as possible while also keeping it liquid?
I wondered if Prime Money Market is the most popular approach for that around here...
by BobbyJoe
Wed Mar 01, 2017 10:47 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Building my taxable portfolio from scratch - W&W and 4 funds
Replies: 17
Views: 1116

Re: Building my taxable portfolio from scratch - W&W and 4 funds

Thank you all for giving your inputs, I appreciate it. I'd like to point out something I might have missed regarding my tax-advantaged accounts. I feel they're somewhat irrelevant because the amount of money in them is relatively low to what we have in total and will earn in the next few years. And ...
by BobbyJoe
Wed Mar 01, 2017 11:50 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Building my taxable portfolio from scratch - W&W and 4 funds
Replies: 17
Views: 1116

Re: Building my taxable portfolio from scratch - W&W and 4 funds

Thank you for your comments. onourway - We do have retirement accounts but I feel they're irrelevant because of their time target differences. livesoft - I see what you mean regarding that Total Bond Market Index. Actually I don't have anything against tax-exempt muni bond funds, except for the fact...
by BobbyJoe
Tue Feb 28, 2017 11:29 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Building my taxable portfolio from scratch - W&W and 4 funds
Replies: 17
Views: 1116

Building my taxable portfolio from scratch - W&W and 4 funds

Hi all, I've been reading a lot about the 3-funds asset allocation and I've also been invested in the stock market for the past ~5 years, so this is not new to me :). Before I start writing about my personal portfolio doubts, I wanted to ask something. Why are everyone here only talking about the 3-...

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