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by Volkl_One
Fri Oct 02, 2020 10:08 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Amazon seller requires signature for item shipped via Fedex
Replies: 43
Views: 2276

Re: Amazon seller requires signature for item shipped via Fedex

I am a professional Amazon third party seller and can offer some insights here. As others have correctly pointed out, a signature is going to be required on high value shipments from just about all e-commerce companies. This protects us from "friendly fraud", which is the "I never received this pack...
by Volkl_One
Tue Sep 29, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Riding HEDGEFUNDIE’s excellent adventure
Replies: 29
Views: 4871

Re: Riding HEDGEFUNDIE’s excellent adventure

Start date: 2/28/20 Approach: Fixed allocation - 55/45 UPRO/TMF Rebalancing frequency: Quarterly Return (total / YTD): 17.11% / 17.11% Initial contribution: $38k (~33% of invested assets) Additional contributions: $6,000 / year (committed for at least first year, then re-evaluate) Portfolio location...
by Volkl_One
Tue Sep 15, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: HEDGEFUNDIE's excellent adventure Part II: The next journey
Replies: 6564
Views: 617399

Re: HEDGEFUNDIE's excellent adventure Part II: The next journey

I'm 29 as well and 100% of my ROTH IRA is in this strategy. It's beating the S&P500 so far. It was definitely nerve-wracking during the Covid crisis, and UPRO and TMF had some wild swings. Overall this is 30% of my overall holdings so if it goes belly up, it will suck but it's not the end of the wo...
by Volkl_One
Tue Sep 15, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: HEDGEFUNDIE's excellent adventure Part II: The next journey
Replies: 6564
Views: 617399

Re: HEDGEFUNDIE's excellent adventure Part II: The next journey

Hello everyone, I followed this thread back a few months ago but I am coming back to see how things are going. How many of you guys are running this in your Roth IRA and what percentage is it of your Roth portfolio? I am thinking about adding some but I want to see what how you guys are doing it. I...
by Volkl_One
Tue Sep 15, 2020 12:53 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: VT as single fund, now post covid recession
Replies: 20
Views: 1564

Re: VT as single fund, now post covid recession

I tax loss harvested my VTI and VXUS during the Covid dip and now half of my taxable investments and SIMPLE IRA are in VT. I love the simplicity and would recommend it for that reason, but should the chance to change back to VTI and VXUS arise, I'll take it for the lower expense ratio and reallocati...
by Volkl_One
Wed Sep 02, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: What is your age and asset allocation ?
Replies: 246
Views: 15450

Re: What is your age and asset allocation ?

29

127% equities (62% domestic/12% intl)
45% bonds
6% money market

Hi to the others on the hedgefundie journey