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by willing2try
Fri Feb 03, 2017 12:56 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: It appears Fiduciary changes may not happen after all.
Replies: 84
Views: 7235

Re: It appears Fiduciary changes may not happen after all.

Thankfully, the horrible burden of being honest will be lifted from America's financial sector. Great move.
by willing2try
Wed Nov 09, 2016 8:45 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Just don't panic
Replies: 61
Views: 9876

Re: Just don't panic

riptide wrote:
Blister wrote:I have some cash I needed to invest in equities. Anyone else buying on the dip today.



I hope to wait a few days for it to drop more .....



I agree that it will drop more over the next few days. But I don't see it rebounding anytime soon.
by willing2try
Thu Sep 08, 2016 3:35 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Why Your Portfolio Needs Plenty of Stocks, Whatever Your Age (NY Times)
Replies: 25
Views: 5224

Re: Why Your Portfolio Needs Plenty of Stocks, Whatever Your Age (NY Times)

The author leaves us hanging by stating " what is the proper allocation of stocks and bonds" as we age? Then says:"I'll tell you next week." Not fair! What is it for one in their early 70's and on...? We are 45/55 with about $25,000 in bank Ck/mm as well. SeeMoe.. This was the f...
by willing2try
Thu Jul 21, 2016 4:26 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Need help with Monte Carlo (FireCalc?)
Replies: 3
Views: 520

Re: Need help with Monte Carlo (FireCalc?)

I like Flexible Retirement Planner because it allows me to model real life scenarios where income and expenses change with time. For example, my health insurance costs will be different before and after medicare. It also allows for quick updates to play "what if" scenarios. However, it doe...
by willing2try
Thu Mar 03, 2016 6:10 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: What is your target portfolio size?
Replies: 66
Views: 8726

Re: What is your target portfolio size?

between 17x and 20x