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by RetiredArtist
Sat Dec 30, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Donating shares from Vanguard
Replies: 17
Views: 1043

Re: Donating shares from Vanguard

I was able to donate stock shares from my Vanguard brokerage account by filling out the online form, scanning that & attaching it to a secure message. I contacted the charity ahead of time to get the info the form required. I phoned Vanguard the next day to confirm. I'm glad yours went well. Are yo...
by RetiredArtist
Thu Dec 28, 2017 9:38 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Donating shares from Vanguard
Replies: 17
Views: 1043

Re: Donating shares from Vanguard

I was able to donate stock shares from my Vanguard brokerage account by filling out the online form, scanning that & attaching it to a secure message. I contacted the charity ahead of time to get the info the from required. I phoned Vanguard the next day to confirm.
by RetiredArtist
Thu Aug 31, 2017 1:15 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Preferred stocks
Replies: 8
Views: 920

Preferred stocks

Hi- I am a longtime Vanguard fund investor. I inherited some preferred stocks & corporate bonds, currently held at Vanguard. I want to sell them (strategically) and invest in Vanguard funds. I gather timing can affect how much of a discount (haircut) you take. Neither my CFP nor my Flagship rep can ...
by RetiredArtist
Tue Aug 22, 2017 12:26 pm
Forum: Forum Issues and Administration
Topic: Revealing Usernames
Replies: 108
Views: 16682

Re: Revealing Usernames

I want to change my user name (to be less identifiable) but can't figure out how. Not in settings. Please advise in detail. I am new to this group & am puzzled by format. (Is there a wiki on how to get around?)
by RetiredArtist
Tue Aug 22, 2017 12:18 pm
Forum: Forum Issues and Administration
Topic: change user name?
Replies: 4
Views: 766

Re: change user name?

I am new, please advise, how do I PM a moderator? I went to a forum, did not see the path.
by RetiredArtist
Tue Aug 22, 2017 12:04 pm
Forum: Forum Issues and Administration
Topic: change user name?
Replies: 4
Views: 766

change user name?

How do I change it? Went to settings, no joy
by RetiredArtist
Sat Aug 29, 2015 9:15 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: The Bogleheads' Silent Majority
Replies: 255
Views: 42577

Re: The Bogleheads' Silent Majority

I only visit this site when it answers a question I ask of google search. My visit on Aug 25 was coincidental. I saw the bit about so many lurkers, and joined, to be polite. Now that I am retired maybe I will become a regular visitor.