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by Curtailment
Sat Mar 10, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Boglehead-approved personal finance podcasts?
Replies: 27
Views: 4405

Re: Boglehead-approved personal finance podcasts?

incidentflux wrote: ↑
Sat Mar 10, 2018 3:47 pm
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Fantastic list! I listen to most of these already but will try out the rest.

I would add one more which has recently become my favourite:
Invest Like the Best
Virtually every episode is fascinating, and with unique takes different from the typical personal finance discussions.
by Curtailment
Tue Feb 27, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Euro denominated ETF portfolio
Replies: 7
Views: 585

Re: Euro denominated ETF portfolio

DeGiro does not have a banking licence, so deposits are only guaranteed up to 20k EUR under the Dutch "Investor Compensation Scheme". Therefore I would not recommend to risk "mid five figures" in there.
by Curtailment
Thu Nov 23, 2017 3:37 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Getting funds back from BTC-e
Replies: 2
Views: 834

Re: Getting funds back from BTC-e

Try asking on reddit.com/r/btc
by Curtailment
Sun Oct 15, 2017 10:40 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: BitConnect [Cryptocurrency]
Replies: 10
Views: 1424

Re: BitConnect [Cryptocurrency]

BitConnect is the largest Ponzi scheme in the cryptocurrency world right now. It has achieved a massive valuation and a lot of people will lose big when it collapses. Stay away at all costs. There are plenty of legitimate cryptocurrencies or other investments. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qooQTIl...
by Curtailment
Sat Jun 10, 2017 5:45 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: VPN providers - how do they make money?
Replies: 2
Views: 1065

Re: VPN providers - how do they make money?

Yes, they can capture your data, and if the data is encrypted they can still capture metadata, they can sell the data, they can serve you false pages such as PayPal or bank logins, they can serve you entirely different websites than you expect by modifying a DNS request, they can inject adverts into...
by Curtailment
Sat Mar 25, 2017 5:54 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Need Newbie Advice for Large Sum - US or Europe?
Replies: 17
Views: 2589

Re: Need Newbie Advice for Large Sum - US or Europe?

Did he also mention the spectre of possible US estate tax on your holdings over $60k, too? ... ... Vanguard's or iShares' Ireland domiciled ETFs ... +1 to TedSwippet's post. I live in Europe and would not want to move my assets to the US without a very comprehensive double taxation treaty in place ...
by Curtailment
Tue Dec 06, 2016 3:45 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: European investor, likely to move country for work, should I diversify fund domiciles?
Replies: 1
Views: 326

European investor, likely to move country for work, should I diversify fund domiciles?

Good day Bogleheads, I am a UK citizen, graduated from university in 2015 and took a job in the Netherlands for a large multi-national. Many colleagues in my office have a history of moving between several countries over their career with this company, and I expect my career could be similar. To add...
by Curtailment
Wed Oct 12, 2016 4:19 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What podcasts do you listen to?
Replies: 67
Views: 9694

Re: What podcasts do you listen to?

Anyone know any European personal finance podcasts?
I have been listening to a lot from US perspective, certainly a lot is food advice but not directly applicable.
by Curtailment
Sat Sep 17, 2016 3:50 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Help with transferring shares trading on Euronext
Replies: 10
Views: 669

Re: Help with transferring shares trading on Euronext

Have you checked Interactive Brokers? They seem to have a good reputation on this forum and are US based but connected to a lot of foreign exchanges. Euronext seems to be one.