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by looking
Mon Apr 25, 2016 12:08 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Question for the Bogleheads Millionaires
Replies: 357
Views: 49585

Re: Question for the Bogleheads Millionaires

there is no rules just work hard and saave and invest index
by looking
Mon Apr 25, 2016 9:27 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Renting in Maui
Replies: 12
Views: 1400

Re: Renting in Maui

nting in Maui Postby hoops777 » Sun Apr 24, 2016 4:28 pm Wanted to throw this out here and see if there are some negatives I am missing. We live in the Bay Area and could rent our town home for about 3000 per month.We have always wanted to try living in Maui,so my idea is rent our place for 1 year a...
by looking
Sun Apr 24, 2016 9:34 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Do you think this is a bad time to enter the market? With the dow at 18,000
Replies: 89
Views: 7311

Re: Do you think this is a bad time to enter the market? With the dow at 18,000

Do you think this is a bad time to enter the market? With the dow at 18,000

too expensive wait till 10-15% corrections since there is no correction since 2008 my take on --
by looking
Wed Apr 13, 2016 1:58 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: I would like to know the tax efficient vanguard funds & etfs in order.
Replies: 13
Views: 1033

I would like to know the tax efficient vanguard funds & etfs in order.

Hello everyone

I would like to know the tax efficient vanguard funds & etfs in order.

Thank you
by looking
Tue Apr 12, 2016 7:57 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: VWINX a 1-Stop Shop? [Vanguard Wellesley]
Replies: 43
Views: 6054

Re: VWINX a 1-Stop Shop? [Vanguard Wellesley]

Ripple202

just wondering to see if just splits 50% wellesley and 50% balanced index fund ?????
by looking
Tue Apr 12, 2016 2:17 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: vot and ivog main differnces
Replies: 7
Views: 484

Re: vot and ivog main differnces

FillorKill

i admire your in depth knowledge ,this from as i mentioned previous post- from Dan weiner's portfolios im sure you are familia
by looking
Mon Apr 11, 2016 6:27 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Help with portfolio to generate income with relative principle stability
Replies: 3
Views: 476

Re: Help with portfolio to generate income with relative principle stability

Unread
postby patrick013

im not quite understand your back text,could you please explain in details
by looking
Mon Apr 11, 2016 5:56 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: vot and ivog main differnces
Replies: 7
Views: 484

Re: vot and ivog main differnces

FillorKill

what about--- vg voog s&P 5 00 growth- any comment on this
by looking
Sun Apr 10, 2016 9:29 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: I have about $800k in my 401k - looking to invest in bonds
Replies: 11
Views: 1822

Re: I have about $800k in my 401k - looking to invest in bonds

aylorBears

40/60 AA is can endure all kind of weather
by looking
Sat Apr 09, 2016 11:04 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: best hospital and clinic for eye vision problems
Replies: 10
Views: 812

Re: best hospital and clinic for eye vision problems

Ged

yes my doctor said i need -posterior capsulotomy
look like you have the same my doctor recommend , you have now normal vision after the Yag laser ???
by looking
Sat Apr 09, 2016 10:19 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: best hospital and clinic for eye vision problems
Replies: 10
Views: 812

Re: best hospital and clinic for eye vision problems

adamthesmythe

thank you so much
after cataract surgery, i have developed blurry vision ,and my doctor said i need YAG laser surgery -and it has some rsk ,like retinal detachment so i need to find second opinions and the expert on the YAG laser surgery
please comment on this

thank you
by looking
Sat Apr 09, 2016 9:08 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: best hospital and clinic for eye vision problems
Replies: 10
Views: 812

best hospital and clinic for eye vision problems

i want to know best hospital and clinic with best Dr ophthalmology for eye vision problems
by looking
Fri Apr 08, 2016 6:56 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: does he need file tax
Replies: 2
Views: 283

does he need file tax

HI bogleheads My son is us citizen,and now he is australian permanent resident,-married with austrian citizen, he is now working and living Australia for almost 6 years and visit hers in US once a while he has vanguard account roth IRA and regula account , i manage his account buying and selling .my...
by looking
Fri Apr 08, 2016 7:15 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: vot and ivog main differnces
Replies: 7
Views: 484

Re: vot and ivog main differnces

FillorKill

in my portfolio i have mix of both ivog and vot after reading yours i need to get lid of it
actually the vanguard independent advisor Dan,weiner recommended im sure you know him
by looking
Fri Apr 08, 2016 7:09 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: vot and ivog main differnces
Replies: 7
Views: 484

Re: vot and ivog main differnces

FillorKill »

excellent you have in depth knowledge thank you so much
by looking
Thu Apr 07, 2016 3:46 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: looking for online website for blogs of health issues
Replies: 3
Views: 166

looking for online website for blogs of health issues

Hi all

I would like to know where to find out reliable online websites for blogs or discussions of wide range of human health issues .
by looking
Thu Apr 07, 2016 9:52 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: building contractor
Replies: 4
Views: 590

building contractor

What is the best way to find a general building contractor ?? may be consumer report or ??
May be trade association on ot. Friend,neithber, word of mouth or realtors

I tried home adviser ,and angie's list , and craigs list --all no good

i try to make sun room and garden patio and kitchen remodel
by looking
Thu Apr 07, 2016 9:25 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: vot and ivog main differnces
Replies: 7
Views: 484

vot and ivog main differnces

Hi all
what is main differences ETF between below--tracking,performance,or cap weighted and cost ,and which is better for investor??

(Ivog) - s&p midcap growth and
(Vot) - vanguard mid cap growth
by looking
Sun Apr 03, 2016 7:05 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: want 1031 exchange with my rental home to hawaii resident home
Replies: 4
Views: 426

Re: want 1031 exchange with my rental home to hawaii resident home

what if i just change to my owner occupied (i occupy) then to excchange to like kind( other residence home),then it will work out ???
by looking
Sun Apr 03, 2016 4:36 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: want 1031 exchange with my rental home to hawaii resident home
Replies: 4
Views: 426

want 1031 exchange with my rental home to hawaii resident home

Hi All I want 1031 exchange with my rental home to hawaii resident home I have rental home in california and want 1031 exchange it with resident home in Hawaii i have no idea as to how to do it ,i guess i have to go pro real estate broker. I just ‘am wondering to see if possible i can do 1031 for my...
by looking
Thu Mar 31, 2016 5:15 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: my medicare drug plan charged me $ 370 per month
Replies: 26
Views: 2610

my medicare drug plan charged me $ 370 per month

Hi all My medicare drug plan insurance ( express sripts) company charge me $370 per mont for my one month's enzyme drug, it is almost iimpossible for me to take it almost $5000 per year.so my doctor appealled the insurance company for exception because i must take this medication other wise i can no...
by looking
Thu Mar 31, 2016 4:33 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: do you do airbnb ??
Replies: 64
Views: 4211

do you do airbnb ??

Anyone has some experience with --------airbnb
I try to to vacation kona,hawaii and the airbnb said i can pay $65$ per night for two,people, sounds pretty cheap,,
So i'm not sure how good is or is this a good deal or , i have no clue on this thing
by looking
Thu Mar 31, 2016 3:35 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: i need dental insurance company
Replies: 7
Views: 488

i need dental insurance company

Hi all

I'm retired , and i’m medicare (original) So I don't have dental coverage. I have to buy my own private dental insurance company. Anyone just tell me where to find reputable good dental insurance company . or i just pay cash to dentists without dental insurance,
Thank you

looking
by looking
Sat Mar 05, 2016 3:28 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: investing schwab intelligent and wealthfront ??
Replies: 2
Views: 256

investing schwab intelligent and wealthfront ??

Hi all

just curious to see how many people actually invest the schwab intelligent portfolios and the wealthfront ?.
if you do then please share your experiences -,so,far making money or losing money.


best wishes
by looking
Sat Mar 05, 2016 3:21 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: does Windows 10 include antivirus??
Replies: 6
Views: 712

does Windows 10 include antivirus??

Hi all

does widow 10 include antivirus??,then you don't need separate antivirus or still you need it in addition to it.
by looking
Mon Feb 08, 2016 7:12 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: are you buying or selling or staying the course
Replies: 22
Views: 1528

are you buying or selling or staying the course

hello all
just curious ,are you buying or selling ,and or staying the course
by looking
Fri Feb 05, 2016 2:55 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Make your retirement money last
Replies: 45
Views: 10413

Re: Make your retirement money last

http://www.etf.com/sections/index-investor-corner/swedroe-make-your-retirement-money-last A review of Jane Bryant Quinn's latest book, which is excellent resource Larry A review of Jane Bryant Quinn's latest book, which is excellent resource where i can get this book i haven't read yet
by looking
Fri Feb 05, 2016 2:52 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Make your retirement money last
Replies: 45
Views: 10413

Re: Make your retirement money last

larryswedroe wrote:http://www.etf.com/sections/index-investor-corner/swedroe-make-your-retirement-money-last

A review of Jane Bryant Quinn's latest book, which is excellent resource

Larry


where i can get the book, at amazon or some free copy
by looking
Mon Feb 01, 2016 9:25 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: which ETF or ISHARE are the best performing for oil
Replies: 12
Views: 811

which ETF or ISHARE are the best performing for oil

HI ALL
which ETF or ISHARE are the best performing for oil. i'm thinking to buy an etf for oil

thanks
by looking
Mon Feb 01, 2016 8:57 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: which one is the best antivirus internet security
Replies: 11
Views: 1234

which one is the best antivirus internet security

hi all
which one is the best antivirus internet security , i just bought a new laptop and looking for best antivirus

thanks
by looking
Mon Feb 01, 2016 8:48 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Which app/plan do you use to make calls to overseas?
Replies: 40
Views: 1830

Re: Which app/plan do you use to make calls to overseas?

bcdfgh wrote:Thanks everyone for the advice. I checked a few of what you recommended and found Viber rate is 13c/minute, Magic Jack is 15c, Skype is 18c, Rebel is 7c. I'll check the others later.


google voice is the best
by looking
Mon Feb 01, 2016 8:32 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: How do you set a limit order when the quote frequently changes?
Replies: 10
Views: 1034

Re: How do you set a limit order when the quote frequently changes?

How do you set a limit order when the quote frequently changes?
Unread postby mrboast » Sun Jan 31, 2016 11:05 am

i tried at vanguard etf trading platform limit order but it does not work my experience
by looking
Mon Feb 01, 2016 8:04 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: where to find a tool to check etfs correlation instantly
Replies: 6
Views: 378

where to find a tool to check etfs correlation instantly

HI ALL

where to find a tool to check etfs, or mutual funds, correlation instantly , vanguard does not tell percentage correlation . all i want to know percentage difference

for example

ivov ( s&p 400 midcap ) and VO(vanguard midcap)

tanks
by looking
Sat Jan 30, 2016 10:15 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: French-Fama 2x3, 10x10, mid-caps... Help?
Replies: 27
Views: 2873

Re: French-Fama 2x3, 10x10, mid-caps... Help?

I've been using the French-Fama data library for various projects, but er, it is a tad nebulous. http://mba.tuck.dartmouth.edu/pages/faculty/ken.french/data_library.html Thanks to a bit of advice the good Dr Bernstein posted a while ago, I figured out how to use the "6 Portfolios Formed on Siz...
by looking
Sat Jan 30, 2016 10:07 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: French-Fama 2x3, 10x10, mid-caps... Help?
Replies: 27
Views: 2873

Re: French-Fama 2x3, 10x10, mid-caps... Help?

Re: French-Fama 2x3, 10x10, mid-caps... Help?

you using too much abbreviation can you just tell me what are they
by looking
Fri Jan 22, 2016 11:07 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What is the best way to purchase Iphone?
Replies: 37
Views: 5131

Re: What is the best way to purchase Iphone?

So I’m a Verizon customer paying $150/month for 2 lines. I get 6GB of data plus unlimited talk/text. I’m going to upgrade my phone shortly and I had assumed that the Edge program just takes the cost of the phone and divides it over 24 payments. The guy at the Verizon store told me that Verizon give...
by looking
Fri Jan 22, 2016 10:07 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: who is buying or selling ??
Replies: 27
Views: 2129

who is buying or selling ??

just curiosity who's buying or selling ???
by looking
Wed Jan 20, 2016 12:14 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Please post your current portfolios--AA and your ages
Replies: 6
Views: 736

Please post your current portfolios--AA and your ages

Please post your current portfolios--AA and your ages i have always been thinking and very curiosity on how other people same as my situation - 75 old ,retired ,ss income only, and all taxable- invest . What ,where, they are investing with ,and asset classes ,bonds ,stock and AA so on. I’m sure othe...
by looking
Tue Jan 19, 2016 10:05 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: who is selling to day??
Replies: 34
Views: 4216

who is selling to day??

just wondering to see if who is selling to day ???
by looking
Tue Jan 19, 2016 10:02 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: I'd rather stick than go to cash, but.
Replies: 19
Views: 2454

Re: I'd rather stick than go to cash, but.

Re-doing this post thanks to good advice to do so. I'm looking for reassurance that my investment position makes sense from a downside perspective. I'm retired and if the bottom falls out of the market, my time horizon may be inadequate for recovery. Emergency funds: probably enough for 2.5 years, ...
by looking
Tue Jan 19, 2016 7:31 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Here We Go Again: SWR 2.5% or 5.5%?
Replies: 106
Views: 8559

Re: Here We Go Again: SWR 2.5% or 5.5%?

Is it a new era? Must high stock and bond valuations (low interest rates) require us to lower our SWR to 2.5%? That's what I read in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette this morning: http://www.post-gazette.com/business/money/2016/01/19/For-today-s-retirees-4-percent-rule-may-no-longer-work/stories/2016011...
by looking
Tue Jan 19, 2016 7:25 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Who's buyin' today?
Replies: 127
Views: 11554

Re: Who's buyin' today?

Sandman62 wrote:How about anyone who is within a couple years of retiring? I wish I'd moved another 20-30% into cash last year instead of just 10%. :oops:


me to within 5 years i'm out to retirement and sine enough i have so i sold to cash 70% of my portfolios to cash
by looking
Tue Jan 19, 2016 10:46 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Best place to live in CA for a retiree
Replies: 27
Views: 2591

Best place to live in CA for a retiree

hi all

where is the best place to live in CA for a retired person--cheap place ,warm weather so on --
by looking
Mon Jan 18, 2016 10:17 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: How Am I Doing? 18 Years of Data
Replies: 47
Views: 5484

Re: How Am I Doing? 18 Years of Data

OK, how am I doing? In 1997, I finally understood that you can't time markets and pick stocks. Since then, I've had an indexed (mostly Vanguard) portfolio that was originally 60/40 and is now 52/48. I'm 56 years old and will let it drift as low as 50/50 if markets and new money make that happen. In...
by looking
Fri Jan 15, 2016 11:00 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Serta iComfort / Tempurpedic - Buying a Mattress
Replies: 40
Views: 3267

Re: Serta iComfort / Tempurpedic - Buying a Mattress

what is the best one on over all rating
by looking
Fri Jan 15, 2016 10:54 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Serta iComfort / Tempurpedic - Buying a Mattress
Replies: 40
Views: 3267

Re: Serta iComfort / Tempurpedic - Buying a Mattress

Hi All, Did some searching and it seems the majority of Bogleheads are sleeping on Serta iComfort or Tempurpedic mattresses. My DW and I have never spent over $1k on a mattress so we're treading carefully. A few questions for those of you on latex/foam mattresses. We're planning to get a new bed be...
by looking
Thu Jan 14, 2016 10:09 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: SPY intraday low made today a RBD
Replies: 4
Views: 698

Re: SPY intraday low made today a RBD

n00b_to_investing wrote:TLH my TSM, TISM holdings

SPY intraday low made today a RBD

what is RBD ??
by looking
Wed Jan 13, 2016 3:59 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: How Am I Doing? 18 Years of Data
Replies: 47
Views: 5484

Re: How Am I Doing? 18 Years of Data

How Am I Doing? 18 Years of Data
Postby Goodman60 » Thu Jan 07, 2016 12:06 pm

could you share your portfolios with us very interesting and want to learn from you
by looking
Wed Jan 13, 2016 12:41 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Sharing Advice from meeting with High Level Vanguard Advisor
Replies: 61
Views: 8670

Re: Sharing Advice from meeting with High Level Vanguard Advisor

Sharing Advice from meeting with High Level Vanguard Advisor Unread postby dcarste » Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:16 pm Thought I would share the experience we (my dad and I) had with a meeting with a high level institutional advisor. My dad got about a 1 hour meeting for free because of the value of his acc...
by looking
Wed Jan 13, 2016 12:03 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: How Am I Doing? 18 Years of Data
Replies: 47
Views: 5484

Re: How Am I Doing? 18 Years of Data

Here is my sequence of returns: 1998 8.26% 1999 10.41% 2000 3.16% 2001 -1.73% 2002 -3.67% 2003 20.75% 2004 11.10% 2005 6.45% 2006 12.96% 2007 5.35% 2008 -22.94% 2009 20.62% 2010 11.20% 2011 1.36% 2012 10.67% 2013 13.87% 2014 6.27% 2015 0.46% very interesting data and would mind sharing your portfoil...

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