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by garlicpotato
Thu Jun 08, 2017 11:59 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Does anyone read the Wall Street Journal?
Replies: 58
Views: 6657

Re: Does anyone read the Wall Street Journal?

I read the print edition of the WSJ six days per week. On Monday - Friday, I read it at my desk while I eat my lunch. On Saturdays I read it in the mornings, with my daughter. (She is two, so mostly she colors on the pages after I finish reading them.) The WSJ is a great paper. Certainly its quality...
by garlicpotato
Thu Jun 01, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Disability insurance questions, is our agent correct?
Replies: 4
Views: 518

Re: Disability insurance questions, is our agent correct?

BruDude: Thank you very much! We have benefited tremendously from your posts in general, and from your disability insurance posts specifically, as we have worked through several personal finance issues over the past couple years.
by garlicpotato
Thu Jun 01, 2017 10:42 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Disability insurance questions, is our agent correct?
Replies: 4
Views: 518

Re: Disability insurance questions, is our agent correct?

I hope someone who knows about disability insurance has a chance to respond to a few of my questions. I think answers to these questions will be useful to lots of people. - A search on this board for "Provider Plus" turns up 41 hits, but a search for "Provider Choice" only turns up 2 relevant hits. ...
by garlicpotato
Wed May 31, 2017 12:24 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Disability insurance questions, is our agent correct?
Replies: 4
Views: 518

Disability insurance questions, is our agent correct?

Last year, I used the excellent information found on this message board to buy an individual disability insurance policy for myself. After a lot of work, I felt I had a good understanding of how individual DI worked and was pleased with the purchase. My wife and I are now trying to purchase a simila...
by garlicpotato
Mon Mar 20, 2017 3:11 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: How much life insurance?
Replies: 19
Views: 1979

Re: How much life insurance?

Someone questioned your immediate need for life insurance, and advised you to wait until after your children arrived before purchasing a policy. Based on personal experience, I strongly advise against that scheme, at least for your wife. In our case, we foolishly waited until we had children to get ...
by garlicpotato
Tue Feb 14, 2017 12:09 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Car accident - at-fault driver's insurance dragging their feet
Replies: 22
Views: 2234

Re: Car accident - at-fault driver's insurance dragging their feet

I am a longtime lurker who registered for an account just so I could reply to your message. You and your mother have my sympathy. Something similar happened to my wife while were were living in different cites. She was rear-ended, the other driver admitted fault and was cited, my wife suffered mild...
by garlicpotato
Mon Feb 13, 2017 7:07 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Car accident - at-fault driver's insurance dragging their feet
Replies: 22
Views: 2234

Re: Car accident - at-fault driver's insurance dragging their feet

I am a longtime lurker who registered for an account just so I could reply to your message. You and your mother have my sympathy. Something similar happened to my wife while were were living in different cites. She was rear-ended, the other driver admitted fault and was cited, my wife suffered mild ...