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by Country road$
Wed Oct 09, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Implementing Investment Strategy
Replies: 10
Views: 691

Re: Implementing Investment Strategy

I would also recommend developing an investment policy statement. If you are saving for non-retirement goals, you will likely use a taxable or brokerage account (I use vanguard for this). Within this account you can use more conservative funds like the money market funds or more aggressive equity fu...
by Country road$
Fri May 31, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: money market vs Muni bonds in taxable account
Replies: 2
Views: 403

money market vs Muni bonds in taxable account

Hi Bogleheads! I am 36 yo,married, in the 24% tax bracket Maxing out my 403b, HSA, roth IRA and I recently started a taxable account. I want to save for large purchases such as autos (no other debt except a 15 year mortgage). I would like to hold approx. 15-20K in something conservative in the taxab...
by Country road$
Wed May 16, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: FIRE book recommendation request.
Replies: 17
Views: 1549

Re: FIRE book recommendation request.

Not a book, but the Mad Fientist blog and podcast and physician on fire are 2 great pools of knowledge
by Country road$
Wed May 02, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: How and when to save for real estate
Replies: 12
Views: 1941

Re: How and when to save for real estate

Thanks any suggestions of books or good blogs?
by Country road$
Mon Apr 30, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: How and when to save for real estate
Replies: 12
Views: 1941

How and when to save for real estate

First time poster here, but following for a while. I am would like to add a rental property to my portfolio to add in some passive income and I am wondering if saving in a taxable account until I can pay cash ($150-200k) is the best strategy. The idea of a second mortgage doesn’t thrill me. Investme...