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by advice789
Wed Apr 19, 2017 11:48 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Annual finance check up
Replies: 4
Views: 619

Re: Annual finance check up

Have an investment approach but more informal. Good point to create the written document
by advice789
Wed Apr 19, 2017 9:21 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Annual finance check up
Replies: 4
Views: 619

Annual finance check up

Each year, I go to the doctor for an annual physical. He always request a normal blood test and then depending on my aches or pains or health, may order more tests to identify any risk issues. In the same manner, am thinking of a similar Finance Check up. Intent is to obtain added objective advice v...
by advice789
Wed Apr 19, 2017 11:17 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: How to make best use of lunch with the company president/CEO?
Replies: 55
Views: 5217

Re: How to make best use of lunch with the company president/CEO?

Great opportunity and frankly, wish I had thought of using this forum to seek advice for similar situations. Thanks for the idea Regarding your inquiry, two thoughts. First, after the lunch, what is the One Adjective you want the CEO to describe you? Your questions , behaviors and comments will eith...
by advice789
Mon Apr 17, 2017 6:27 am
Forum: Local Chapters and Bogleheads Community
Topic: Hawaii Bogleheads, where are you?
Replies: 23
Views: 2157

Re: Hawaii Bogleheads, where are you?

While not living in Hawaii, do visit - Appreciate you post dates and times and will try to attend Hnl. - booked to be there early July ,after the 4 th
by advice789
Thu Apr 13, 2017 9:08 pm
Forum: Local Chapters and Bogleheads Community
Topic: Hong Kong Bogleheads?
Replies: 24
Views: 3467

Re: Hong Kong Bogleheads?

First, thanks for organizing the hk group
Highly likely I can attend 19th or 20th. Need a few days notice to plan to attend
by advice789
Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: My son wants to move to Hong Kong
Replies: 35
Views: 4662

Re: My son wants to move to Hong Kong

Regarding Hong Kong, a few thought 1) Employment - a work visa is required to be employed. A company can sponsor a work visa. Also I think a spouse of a hk citizen can apply for a spousal visa. He can travel to Hong Kong and as a USA citizen, does not need visa prior to arrival. But this is a touris...
by advice789
Wed Feb 08, 2017 5:53 am
Forum: Local Chapters and Bogleheads Community
Topic: How Did You Become A Boglehead? What Led You Here?
Replies: 168
Views: 14578

Re: How Did You Become A Boglehead? What Led You Here?

There was an article in Forbes or Fortune regarding index form of investing . This was a while back. The article also cited Mel and Taylor. After reading a few of their posts, started to read the forum on a regular basis. The members are objective and the topics are data driven. Look forward to more...
by advice789
Fri Feb 03, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Best Expat Forums or Advice on Expat Package?
Replies: 10
Views: 1238

Re: Best Expat Forums or Advice on Expat Package?

With the prior replies, you received a lot of good tips. A few added thoughts, some of which share common themes with prior posts 1) Housing- Typical package provide employer paid housing with all utilities, and this includes a furniture budget. 2) Compensation- This is often your home base salary a...
by advice789
Mon Jan 30, 2017 8:36 pm
Forum: Local Chapters and Bogleheads Community
Topic: Hong Kong Bogleheads?
Replies: 24
Views: 3467

Re: Hong Kong Bogleheads?

Hello
I am also interested in attending regular meetings. Weekend or evening best.

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