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by CulchaCity
Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: HEDGEFUNDIE's excellent adventure [risk parity strategy using 3x leveraged ETFs]
Replies: 3353
Views: 299206

Re: HEDGEFUNDIE's excellent adventure [risk parity strategy using 3x leveraged ETFs]

Days like today are what worry me for this strategy, granted your stocks did well, but long term yields went up 3 bps while short term went down 10 bps. Somebody please come out with a leveraged 2 yr treasury ETF so I can run a risk parity strategy with it. If you're willing to use futures instead ...
by CulchaCity
Mon Mar 25, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Primer on Paying Taxes With a Credit Card
Replies: 80
Views: 11353

Re: Primer on Paying Taxes With a Credit Card

For credit card reward purposes are tax payments coded as online purchases?
by CulchaCity
Sat Mar 09, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: What are your personal experiences with downside of early retirement?
Replies: 95
Views: 17711

Re: What are your personal experiences with downside of early retirement?

So for me, the downside is when talented, older engineers walk out the door with irreplaceable experience. That has nothing to do with early retirement. Instead, it's solely due to management making the mistake of having replacements ready to go. Nobody is truly "irreplaceable". I disagree. In medi...
by CulchaCity
Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: What are your personal experiences with downside of early retirement?
Replies: 95
Views: 17711

Re: What are your personal experiences with downside of early retirement?

So for me, the downside is when talented, older engineers walk out the door with irreplaceable experience. That has nothing to do with early retirement. Instead, it's solely due to management making the mistake of having replacements ready to go. Nobody is truly "irreplaceable". I disagree. In medi...
by CulchaCity
Tue Jan 30, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: When did the bad news start in 2008?
Replies: 135
Views: 15611

Re: When did the bad news start in 2008?

Did you use this market timing strategy back in 2007? Can you share the your process? I had very little in the market back then because I was a broke grad student at the time. :mrgreen: The strategy is very simple. When the TSM is above its 200 day moving average, which is close to the 10 month mov...
by CulchaCity
Mon Jul 24, 2017 8:53 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Roth 457b to Roth IRA question
Replies: 1
Views: 218

Roth 457b to Roth IRA question

Bogleheads, I will be changing employers and tax brackets in the near future and now have a question about how to best manage a Roth 457b plan that I contributed to while at my now previous employer. Per the IRS conversion chart* this can be rolled into a Roth IRA. Can this be rolled into a pre-exis...