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by helloeveryone
Fri Nov 15, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Bigger car for baby?
Replies: 62
Views: 2636

Re: Bigger car for baby?

I suggest thinking "longer term" about the best vehicles for your situation. Yes, this is what I am trying to do. I appreciate everyone's comments. Yes, I am definitely overthinking this along with lots of other things--it's my personality both with baby and every other topic. It seems like the two...
by helloeveryone
Wed Nov 13, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Jack Bogle - Two Fund Portfolio
Replies: 140
Views: 28338

Re: Jack Bogle - Two Fund Portfolio

I was in a "one fund" portfolio from early 1990's until a few months before retirement when I moved 20% to VBTLX, so now I'm in a two fund portfolio (80/20 in VTSAX/VBTLX). Did you stay put through the recessions? (I only experienced the 2008-2009 one but as a new worker investing in the recession)
by helloeveryone
Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Los Angeles to San Francisco Roadtrip
Replies: 29
Views: 1982

Re: Los Angeles to San Francisco Roadtrip

All, I have some business meetings in San Francisco early the week following Thanksgiving and see an opening to take the family (spouse plus kids 13, 10 and 7) on a vacation the week before. We are flying into L.A. around 11/22 and they will fly out of S.F. around 12/1. This is somewhat last minute...
by helloeveryone
Mon Nov 04, 2019 11:55 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Flaunt Your High-Mileage Car
Replies: 544
Views: 72419

Re: Flaunt Your High-Mileage Car

Helo80, Please don't take this in a negative way...I CAN afford a new car. Sadly, I got all the buying "new toys" out of my system. I am NOT a frugal person (wish I was). But I love keeping my old cars running. The return on doings so has been amazing over the last 20 plus years.. I simply do NOT g...
by helloeveryone
Fri Nov 01, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Flaunt Your High-Mileage Car
Replies: 544
Views: 72419

Re: Flaunt Your High-Mileage Car

The question for me is which high mileage car :? 1990 Honda Civic 170,000 2007 Lexus RX350 172,000 1991 Chevrolet S-10 278,000 (Probably closer to 300,000 - speedometer doesn't work until you drive it at least 5 miles or so :D ) 1996 Chevrolet S-10 292,000 Wouldn't bat an eye about jumping in any o...
by helloeveryone
Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Spending Money - Surprising Low Fun Return
Replies: 58
Views: 6248

Re: Spending Money - Surprising Low Fun Return

instead of stuff for you--try stuff for someone else. We started with 2 now do 3 smallish scholarships to the local U (2k each) One of the best days of the year is when we meet the recipients at the fall banquet. So having accomplished a lot of my goals and realizing one day hopefully long from now...
by helloeveryone
Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Certificates or no certificates when purchasing tires as Discount Tires?
Replies: 4
Views: 660

Certificates or no certificates when purchasing tires as Discount Tires?

I've searched the threads and haven't noticed a clearcut answer so I thought I would start new one. This is in regards to purchasing the "Certficates" for tires at Discount Tire (DT). I used as an example Yokohama Geolandar A/T G015 225 /60 R17 (60,000 miles warranty). i have always purchased the ce...
by helloeveryone
Thu Oct 10, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: $575 to replace rear brake pads and rotors on a 2017 Subaru Forester?
Replies: 64
Views: 4491

Re: $575 to replace rear brake pads and rotors on a 2017 Subaru Forester?

Watch YouTube, get some tools, and do it yourself. I can do all 4 brakes and rotors for about $250 after rebates. Do it once and your tools paid for themselves. I did this 7 years ago and never looked back. +1 - I'm going to buy brake pads using the frequent 20-25% off at local auto parts store (w ...
by helloeveryone
Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:16 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Honda maintenance schedule?
Replies: 57
Views: 16775

Re: Honda maintenance schedule?

My '13 Accord now has just over 90,000 miles on it. Oil change interval per the Maintenance Minder has continued to be fairly consistent at 10,000 - 10,500 miles (this is changing at 15% oil life per the MM). My last oil change (my 8th with this car) was at 81,500 miles. My '12 CR-V has just over 8...
by helloeveryone
Mon Oct 07, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: 2010 Prius totaled.... Now what?
Replies: 40
Views: 3720

Re: 2010 Prius totaled.... Now what?

2010 Toyota Prius with 158k miles. We were rear ended at a stoplight yesterday. The impact caused us to hit the car in front of us. Early indications are that the car will be totaled. We're mainly concerned we'll get a check from State Farm that is nowhere near enough to replace. We've never dealt ...
by helloeveryone
Thu Sep 26, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Buying expensive TVs online
Replies: 54
Views: 4020

Re: Buying expensive TVs online

My 16 month old $2k Sony TV just died. So much for Sony quality. Per Geeksquad it has a bad panel and is not repairable. Fortunately, it was purchased with Citi Costco Visa at Best Buy with the standard 2 year extended warranty. I have submitted the claim to Citi and will hopefully soon be reimburs...
by helloeveryone
Thu Sep 26, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Where do you buy parts for DIY Auto repairs
Replies: 46
Views: 3448

Re: Where do you buy parts for DIY Auto repairs

Rock auto shipping seems crazy. I looked up 10 bulbs(small ones) $1.20 sounds good but the shipping is $8 RA ships from various warehouses. It used to be much worse - now their website will let you know which items ship from the same warehouse in order to save on shipping. You used to have to add p...
by helloeveryone
Thu Sep 26, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Where do you buy parts for DIY Auto repairs
Replies: 46
Views: 3448

Re: Where do you buy parts for DIY Auto repairs

I have used Zerex Asian (blue) coolant in my Suzuki without problems. The same coolant lists Subaru one of the makes it is compatible with. You can buy it from Zoro or sometimes from WalMart. When comparing fluids, Google the Safety Data Sheets (SDS) for the products you’re comparing. If the ingred...
by helloeveryone
Mon Sep 23, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Where do you buy parts for DIY Auto repairs
Replies: 46
Views: 3448

Re: Where do you buy parts for DIY Auto repairs

genuinesubaruparts.com It's a real Subaru dealer's online branch and I've found OEM parts to be far cheaper than my local dealer. Like half for most parts. Generic kinda parts, auto zone, napa and if I have time for delivery, Rock Auto for prices sometimes 1/3 to even 1/6 what dealer parts cost. Ro...
by helloeveryone
Mon Sep 23, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Where do you buy parts for DIY Auto repairs
Replies: 46
Views: 3448

Re: Where do you buy parts for DIY Auto repairs

Subaru Super Coolant is proprietary. You can try calling other dealers to see if they have a better price, but I don't think there are non-Subaru outlets. Some dealers have online parts sales so you aren't necessarily limited to your immediate area, but they might make up the cost difference on shi...
by helloeveryone
Mon Sep 23, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Where do you buy parts for DIY Auto repairs
Replies: 46
Views: 3448

Re: Where do you buy parts for DIY Auto repairs

Not sure if in this case you can just use ordinary coolant, but when I buy auto parts I look at Napa, O'reilleys, Autozone, whichever. Find the cheapest price online. Then use a site like giftcardwiki to find resale gift cards to get an additional discount (be aware that some online gift cards can ...
by helloeveryone
Mon Sep 23, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Where do you buy parts for DIY Auto repairs
Replies: 46
Views: 3448

Re: Where do you buy parts for DIY Auto repairs

I use Advance Auto Parts with coupons, Rockauto.com with coupons or Amazon depending on which is cheaper for the particular part and with manufacturer rebate if availble. Sometimes AutoZone with coupons has better prices on fluids especially when on clearance (no coupons). Thks! I use advance autop...
by helloeveryone
Mon Sep 23, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Where do you buy parts for DIY Auto repairs
Replies: 46
Views: 3448

Where do you buy parts for DIY Auto repairs

Question for the group - for parts you prefer buying at the dealer for car repairs - have you find a cost effective way of doing it? (dealer hikes up the price of OEM parts compared to the price list online) Example - I'm going to do a coolant flush on my 2015 subaru forester with 92,000 miles. I ha...
by helloeveryone
Wed Sep 04, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Italy in September
Replies: 35
Views: 2402

Re: Italy in September

Planning a trip to Italy in September, covering Rome, Florence and Venice. 3 Nights in Rome, 3 Nights in Florence and 2 nights in Venice. What are the best sites not to miss, how to commute and which city tourist tickets to buy online. ( Commute across cities is already covered ) Do we need a fall ...
by helloeveryone
Sun Sep 01, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?
Replies: 22
Views: 1724

Re: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?

Not sure why you would be considering alternator replacement at 90K 4 years time frame on a Japanese car. That is too early to proactively think about it. If you have any symptoms, that is a different story. Got it. thks. no symptoms. Our older odyssey needed one at 130k miles so I was just thinkin...
by helloeveryone
Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?
Replies: 22
Views: 1724

Re: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?

Other hints. Have VIN available when you order part at shop. Some models have mid year part changes. If possible, take off old part before going to buy new so you can compare old to new and ensure it fit. Also avoids core charge and return trip for deposit. Nice tip. thks! What is a core charge?
by helloeveryone
Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?
Replies: 22
Views: 1724

Re: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?

Every car is different. See youtube videos for your car... That said, a serpentine belt isn't hard so long as you have the right tool. Either a long breaker bar, if your car has sufficient access, or a slimmer tool like this one (https://www.harborfreight.com/Serpentine-Belt-Tool-Kit-63689.html). T...
by helloeveryone
Fri Aug 30, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Flex Spending Acct. reimbursement if paid with gift card or insurance company "reward"?
Replies: 3
Views: 279

Re: Flex Spending Acct. reimbursement if paid with gift card or insurance company "reward"?

Two questions for federal employees out there who have an FSAFeds flex spending account. I've recently paid some medical bills with a re-loadable "gift" debit card I received as a gift (i.e., they put $100 on a card and gave it to me as a gift), and other bills with a debit card that I received fro...
by helloeveryone
Fri Aug 30, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?
Replies: 22
Views: 1724

Re: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?

Every car is different. See youtube videos for your car... That said, a serpentine belt isn't hard so long as you have the right tool. Either a long breaker bar, if your car has sufficient access, or a slimmer tool like this one (https://www.harborfreight.com/Serpentine-Belt-Tool-Kit-63689.html). T...
by helloeveryone
Fri Aug 30, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?
Replies: 22
Views: 1724

Re: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?

neilpilot wrote:
Fri Aug 30, 2019 4:31 pm
Sorry if this is obvious, but so long as the belt is off you probably should consider a new belt. You could throw the old belt in with your spare tire should the belt brake where a replacement isn't readily available.
Not obvious! I appreciate the reply!
by helloeveryone
Fri Aug 30, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?
Replies: 22
Views: 1724

Re: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?

Depends on how easy it is to get to the alternator. The actual process is simple - release belt tension, remove belt, unplug old alternator, unbolt old alternator, then reverse steps for new. Seemed very easy to access. Thks, your and others post are convincing me to do the job when it dies or when...
by helloeveryone
Fri Aug 30, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?
Replies: 22
Views: 1724

Re: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?

I've done it a few times over the past 40 or so years. But every car is somewhat different. I'm not going to watch a youtube video of a Forester, but since you did, have at it! And let us know how it turns out. Thanks! I don’t need it done but want to plan ahead :D For our odyssey I wasn’t into diy...
by helloeveryone
Fri Aug 30, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Looking to buy a Patagonia jacket. Which are your favorites?
Replies: 27
Views: 2999

Re: Looking to buy a Patagonia jacket. Which are your favorites?

looking for something warm, but somewhat breathable with a bit of durability. the Down Sweater looks good, but perhaps too warm and not breathable enough. The Micro Puff and Nano Puff look OK - but don't get the best of reviews on their site. what else? REI has a labor day sale which might be a gre...
by helloeveryone
Fri Aug 30, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?
Replies: 22
Views: 1724

for those diy’ers - how easy is it to replace an alternator?

Just curious for those w experience - how easy is an alternator replacement? We have a subaru forester. I have been comfortable with oil changes, diff fluid changes, transmission fluid drain and fill. From youtube the only thing I feel might trip me up is getting the serpentine belt on and off. Othe...
by helloeveryone
Wed Aug 28, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Diesel Chevy Equinox a good idea?
Replies: 36
Views: 1651

Re: Diesel Chevy Equinox a good idea?

I wonder how many replies are based on fact and not opinion (especially with little to no experience)? Two of our three vehicles are diesel. And the third one would be if Jeep offered a diesel option in a Wrangler. I know a little bit about diesels. And commuting. I drive an average of 48k miles a ...
by helloeveryone
Wed Aug 28, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Your best deal from Craigslist
Replies: 34
Views: 2486

Re: Your best deal from Craigslist

I'm fascinated with how effective Craigslist is with helping folks buy and sell items. What has been the best deal you've had (either from a buyer or seller perspective)? Sold a very good condition 2 piece microfiber couch set for $250. Bought new for ~ $800+ tax about seven years prior. (we were u...
by helloeveryone
Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: $34 per year to reduce auto deductible by $500
Replies: 31
Views: 2491

Re: $34 per year to reduce auto deductible by $500

Does submitting for a refund for towing increase your insurance cost?
Just curious - coverage costs $6.2 every six months and they reimburse $85 for towing.
by helloeveryone
Thu Aug 08, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Bogleheads, give me strength to resist a car purchase when I find myself way ahead of our financial goals
Replies: 61
Views: 4463

Re: Bogleheads, give me strength to resist a car purchase when I find myself way ahead of our financial goals

What's up Bogleheads. This is the other side of "staying the course". Instead of the seeking strength in times of doom and gloom, we need strength for the good times... HELP!!! Background: As part of getting married, we consolidated our finances and did a deep dive + had a discussion about family f...
by helloeveryone
Wed Aug 07, 2019 11:27 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Real Life Experience. Credit Card Rewards and Transfer Bonus.
Replies: 58
Views: 3032

Re: Real Life Experience. Credit Card Rewards and Transfer Bonus.

How much did you spend on travel to go with those savings? Amazing job. Even more amazing being able to travel so much while still working. Something to look forward to in the future for us. We spent $30K on trips last year. I work three days a week and can take time off without pay. The work will ...
by helloeveryone
Wed Aug 07, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Real Life Experience. Credit Card Rewards and Transfer Bonus.
Replies: 58
Views: 3032

Re: Real Life Experience. Credit Card Rewards and Transfer Bonus.

So I decided to look into this game a few months ago to see what I could do. Dec 2018. I signed up for two Southwest cards ($99 and $69 annual fee) Jan 2019. Reached 110,000 Southwest points and obtained companion pass (buy one fare with either cash or points and get one fare free). During the next...
by helloeveryone
Tue Aug 06, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: ways to stay a little cleaner during diy car maintenance
Replies: 39
Views: 2585

Re: ways to stay a little cleaner during diy car maintenance

Keep a box for cardboard from any major appliance purchases. Wear gloves. If your vehicle has good clearance use a Fumoto oil valve with a nipple and attach a tube to a used five quart oil bottle. Then buy a Subaru Forester :). Plenty of clearance underneath and an oil filter on top of the engine t...
by helloeveryone
Tue Aug 06, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: ways to stay a little cleaner during diy car maintenance
Replies: 39
Views: 2585

Re: ways to stay a little cleaner during diy car maintenance

I recently bought all the supplies to do my own car maintenance. Have already changed the oil and filter on each car twice, front and rear diff fluid, and installed a trailer hitch. As I get better I’ve gotten more efficient and spilling a little less oil each time on the ground. I haven’t found a ...
by helloeveryone
Tue Aug 06, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: ways to stay a little cleaner during diy car maintenance
Replies: 39
Views: 2585

Re: ways to stay a little cleaner during diy car maintenance

Has anyone tried an oil extractor? I have a 13 Subaru Outback which has the oil filter on top of the engine. If an oil extractor can suck the oil out via the dip stick tube, I wouldn't need to get under the car at all. Youtube video of a topsider oil extractor: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=65MMn...
by helloeveryone
Tue Aug 06, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: ways to stay a little cleaner during diy car maintenance
Replies: 39
Views: 2585

Re: ways to stay a little cleaner during diy car maintenance

I recently bought all the supplies to do my own car maintenance. Have already changed the oil and filter on each car twice, front and rear diff fluid, and installed a trailer hitch. As I get better I’ve gotten more efficient and spilling a little less oil each time on the ground. I haven’t found a ...
by helloeveryone
Tue Aug 06, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: ways to stay a little cleaner during diy car maintenance
Replies: 39
Views: 2585

Re: ways to stay a little cleaner during diy car maintenance

Nitrile disposable gloves, not latex which fail with oil on them. Fumoto valve on oil pan. Old jeans. Fast orange pumice soap! I’ve been looking at getting one. Totally worth it esp. since the car only has 19k miles and we tend to keep 9-10years and average 17,000 miles annually. I was going to get...
by helloeveryone
Tue Aug 06, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: FYI, Spanish bank ATMs [Dynamic Currency Conversion]
Replies: 64
Views: 4549

Re: FYI, Spanish bank ATMs

I am in Spain now. Here is a note on ATMs for cash in Spain. I have been in Spain before and never noticed this. Perhaps it is new. People talk about ATM fees. Sometimes about exchange rates between international banks. This is the situation. Caixa bank and Santander are big Spamish banks. At the A...
by helloeveryone
Mon Aug 05, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: ways to stay a little cleaner during diy car maintenance
Replies: 39
Views: 2585

ways to stay a little cleaner during diy car maintenance

I recently bought all the supplies to do my own car maintenance. Have already changed the oil and filter on each car twice, front and rear diff fluid, and installed a trailer hitch. As I get better I’ve gotten more efficient and spilling a little less oil each time on the ground. I haven’t found a g...
by helloeveryone
Sun Aug 04, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Insane to buy a sports car?
Replies: 215
Views: 12068

Re: Insane to buy a sports car?

Seeing the comment now on windfall it seems OP is saving on average less than the 19+20= $39k/yr. I think it is premature to buy a $90k car because OP: 1) seems to spend most of his paycheck (high lifestyle) 2) Would likely continue to desire high cost cars when replacing 3) taking a large step cha...
by helloeveryone
Wed Jul 31, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Is a 300/500 car policy truly enough?
Replies: 54
Views: 5147

Re: Is a 300/500 car policy truly enough?

Years ago, I was sued for $1M after a car accident. At the time, my coverage was only $300K. My insurance company settled for $10,000. I had to wait 2 years ago before I could increase my limit. No surprise that I now have more than a $1M. the numbers sound so scary but in the end the settlement wa...
by helloeveryone
Tue Jul 30, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What is your hobby and how did it come to be your hobby?
Replies: 146
Views: 16265

Re: What is your hobby and how did it come to be your hobby?

Saw The Beatles on the Ed Sullivan show when I was a kid. I always wanted to be like Ringo. My mother insisted I take music lessons in elementary and high school. Played very amateur music in high school and early college. Gave it up while raising a family. One day my daughter saw a picture of me p...
by helloeveryone
Tue Jul 30, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: is there best time to book for a hotel to achieve lowest rate
Replies: 6
Views: 731

Re: is there best time to book for a hotel to achieve lowest rate

Is there a best time to book a hotel? (ie - day of week, gets cheaper as it gets closer versus more expensive) No, there is no single best time that works under every circumstance. FWIW, you can Google a question like this and find answers on dedicated travel sites. The Best Time to Book a Hotel Ro...
by helloeveryone
Tue Jul 30, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: is there best time to book for a hotel to achieve lowest rate
Replies: 6
Views: 731

is there best time to book for a hotel to achieve lowest rate

Is there a best time to book a hotel? (ie - day of week, gets cheaper as it gets closer versus more expensive) We are planning a trip to New Orleans in mid August. I won’t know till closer if I can go Fri through Tues versus Sat through Tues thus cannot really book now. We have already picked a hote...
by helloeveryone
Tue Jul 23, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Outpatient procedure: trying to estimate costs, but problem with doctors office
Replies: 34
Views: 2326

Re: Outpatient procedure: trying to estimate costs, but problem with doctors office

Hello Bogleheads, I am not entirely sure if this belongs in the personal finance section of this site (or on this site at all, so I will understand if it is deleted), but I am emboldened by the post about emergency care, so I will give it a shot... I have to have an outpatient procedure next week a...
by helloeveryone
Tue Jul 23, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Whole Bean Coffee: Worth the effort?
Replies: 90
Views: 5692

Re: Whole Bean Coffee: Worth the effort?

We accidentally bought whole bean coffee at Costco. We don’t have a coffee grinder. Return the coffee or is getting a coffee grinder worth it? RollTide31457, Costco has multiple coffee grinders in their stores. Just bring back the coffee beans to grind. KlangFool Two different Costco’s we have been...
by helloeveryone
Fri Jul 12, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: my mom is a "financial advisor"
Replies: 66
Views: 7878

Re: my mom is a "financial advisor"

My dad worked in financial services, sold me life and disability insurance when I was a young adult. As time passed, I told him I was most comfortable not combining family and finances— that has made life much easier! He didn’t love that decision, and periodically would bring up new products, but I...