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by Townline Lake
Sat Mar 28, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: 401k After Tax Contributions and Taxable Accounts
Replies: 32
Views: 1532

Re: 401k After Tax Contribitions and Taxable Accounts

I have a 401k with Fidelity and make after tax contributions. I do roll these to my Roth IRA also at Fidelity but have to call Fidelity to do this each time. A bit of a pain, but worth it to me in order to complete the Mega Backdoor Roth. Because my Roth IRA is at Fidelity, there is no charge and I ...
by Townline Lake
Tue Feb 11, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What is your most luxury/expensive hobby.
Replies: 262
Views: 19246

Re: What is your most luxury/expensive hobby.

Winter: Snowmobiling - Already 1000 miles this season Summer: Class B RV for camping with Yakups Rack on the back to bring the kayaks and bikes I have a Class B as well - although we opted for Advanced Element Inflatable Kayaks.... PleasureWay Plateau FL for us . What do you use? WoodSpinner We hav...
by Townline Lake
Tue Feb 11, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What is your most luxury/expensive hobby.
Replies: 262
Views: 19246

Re: What is your most luxury/expensive hobby.

Winter: Snowmobiling - Already 1000 miles this season

Summer: Class B RV for camping with Yakups Rack on the back to bring the kayaks and bikes
by Townline Lake
Wed Jun 05, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What flagship (even used) item is better than a budget new item?
Replies: 131
Views: 8860

Re: What flagship (even used) item is better than a budget new item?

Werner carbon kayak paddle
Browning firearms
St Croix fishing rods
Swarovski binoculars
USA made Danner boots
Big Green Egg smoker
by Townline Lake
Wed Jun 05, 2019 7:39 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Buying Burial Plot in advance
Replies: 53
Views: 3494

Re: Buying Burial Plot in advance

My wife and I grew up in the same small town in the upper Midwest and bought two burial plots in the church cemetery where we grew up next to my parents. We bought these 15 years ago while living down south. It gave my wife some peace of mind to do this. We have a title and cost was around $800 or s...
by Townline Lake
Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:52 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Any kayakers here?
Replies: 60
Views: 4309

Re: Any kayakers here?

Long time kayaker here. Grew up in upper Midwest fishing for trout from a kayak and even took a whitewater kayak class on a whitewater river through the Boyscouts with my son. Just bought a Dagger Axis 10.5 and really like this versatile kayak. Also bought a Werner carbon fiber paddle and can’t beli...
by Townline Lake
Tue May 15, 2018 7:49 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Travel trailers RVs etc
Replies: 14
Views: 2247

Re: Travel trailers RVs etc

We intend to retire in the upper Midwest and plan to purchase an rv and use it to travel south during portions of winter each year. We previously owned a 27 foot fifth wheel which we pulled with a Ford super duty crew cab diesel. We used it to travel over much of the US and I even lived out of it tw...
by Townline Lake
Sun May 06, 2018 11:31 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Bucket List Adventures/Activities
Replies: 133
Views: 16375

Re: Bucket List Adventures/Activities

A couple of additional ideas on places to see

Canoe trip in Boundary Waters Minnesota
Walleye fishing at resort in northern Ontario
Mackinac Island
Isle Royale National Park
Door county and Washington Island Wisconsin
Apostle Islands Wisconsin

So many places to see in US and Canada
by Townline Lake
Tue Dec 26, 2017 2:53 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Question regarding unvested megacorp stock shares
Replies: 4
Views: 510

Question regarding unvested megacorp stock shares

I have unvested mega Corp stock shares that vest on a three year cycle, so three outstanding grants at any particular time and vest each March 1st at which time the shares get deposited in my brokerage account less amount taken out for taxes. Do you consider these unvested shares as part of your ass...