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by AuctionRep50
Sun Mar 22, 2020 10:34 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Sell at loss...Then buy similar equity fund??
Replies: 4
Views: 414

Re: Sell at loss...Then buy similar equity fund??

Thank you, livesoft. Thrilled to have your reply. I have read and enjoyed your posts/ replies for years. Some above my skill sets, but you always seem to offer reasoned and trustworthy thoughts. I am recently retired, and my income is just Social Security and investment earnings. So, there is no ear...
by AuctionRep50
Sun Mar 22, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Sell at loss...Then buy similar equity fund??
Replies: 4
Views: 414

Sell at loss...Then buy similar equity fund??

I have a near $25k position in POSKX ( Primecap Odyssey). This is in my brokerage account. With a significant change in NAV recently, the unrealized gains are gone, and now if sold, there would be a loss of several thousand dollars. Am I able to sell this position entirely with a tax loss, and then ...
by AuctionRep50
Fri Nov 08, 2019 6:39 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: .
Replies: 23
Views: 2135

Re: Selling to Carmax: Fix then Quote vs. Quote then Fix

Don’t spend money on repairs.... Typically, Car Max buys your vehicle and then simply wholesales the unit at a auction that they hold for dealers at their facility. These are scheduled auction sales and they often consolidate trades and purchases to specific Car Max facilities for this purpose. The ...
by AuctionRep50
Thu Sep 19, 2019 7:13 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Help! Bought new car and don't like it
Replies: 37
Views: 7006

Re: Help! Bought new car and don't like it

Sell it to a private party to minimize your loss and use it as a lesson learned. Or Keep driving it and it will probably grow on you. Among all replies that I have read, these two comments make the most sense to me. I have worked my entire 40+ year career in auto retail, wholesale, and auto auction...
by AuctionRep50
Sat Aug 03, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: How can I get a good room when I check into a hotel I booked online?
Replies: 30
Views: 3310

Re: How can I get a good room when I check into a hotel I booked online?

I agree that signing on to loyalty programs and utilizing online check-in will likely assure you a good choice of rooms that meet your requirements. I travel a couple of days each week for my job. I book my rooms online and find savings based upon AAA, AARP, senior, and prepaid nonrefundable pricing...