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by StudentT
Fri Jun 28, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: trip to Greece (Athens and vicinity)
Replies: 21
Views: 1712

Re: trip to Greece (Athens and vicinity)

We spent three weeks in Greece in the summer of 2017. It was very hot (as over 100 degrees F). Our absolute favorite site was Olympia. We had about 15 minutes alone in the Olympic stadium as there were few other tourists out that day. I'll never forget doing laps there (back and forth, unlike the mo...
by StudentT
Fri Mar 15, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: H&R Block Tax Software Frustrations
Replies: 2
Views: 686

H&R Block Tax Software Frustrations

Hello, I'd used Turbo Tax for many years until their shenanigan with Schedule C no longer being included in TT Deluxe in 2014 when I switched to using H&R Block Tax Software. H&R Block has been less than ideal. For example, we got a bill from the IRS in 2018 because my 2016 8606 wasn't correctly fil...
by StudentT
Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Joining finances - what's easiest?
Replies: 38
Views: 2370

Re: Joining finances - what's easiest?

We're firm believers in sharing everything. Both paychecks go into a joint checking from which everything is paid automatically. This includes credit cards, utilities, mortgage, and investments. We track expenses in Quicken. Each of us has a "discretionary" fund we can use for whatever we like. Our ...
by StudentT
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Copenhagen/Stockholm/Oslo in May/June
Replies: 28
Views: 1968

Re: Copenhagen/Stockholm/Oslo in May/June

My wife, daughter, and I spent three weeks in Scandinavia in 2014. It was a great trip. We really enjoyed Oslo, Flam, and Bergen in Norway. We spent three nights in Copenhagen and it was at least two too many. The city is nice but it just didn't compare with the others. We were frankly bored and re...
by StudentT
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:25 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Copenhagen/Stockholm/Oslo in May/June
Replies: 28
Views: 1968

Re: Copenhagen/Stockholm/Oslo in May/June

My wife, daughter, and I spent three weeks in Scandinavia in 2014. It was a great trip. We really enjoyed Oslo, Flam, and Bergen in Norway. We spent three nights in Copenhagen and it was at least two too many. The city is nice but it just didn't compare with the others. We were frankly bored and rea...