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by BinkUSMC
Mon Aug 10, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Portfolio Contribution Question
Replies: 11
Views: 578

Re: Portfolio Contribution Question

Shoot, would love to do 50%. I am a teacher so.... you know.
by BinkUSMC
Mon Aug 10, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Portfolio Contribution Question
Replies: 11
Views: 578

Re: Portfolio Contribution Question

Probably should mention that I am 39 years old. I will retire with a pension and my investments.
by BinkUSMC
Mon Aug 10, 2020 7:16 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Portfolio Contribution Question
Replies: 11
Views: 578

Portfolio Contribution Question

Good morning/day everyone, I have question about portfolio contributions. Everything I have read about how much or what percentage of your income one should contribute to their portfolio has been roughly 10%. I was wondering if most people do contribute this high of a number. Especially in these tim...
by BinkUSMC
Mon Mar 16, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Who is staying course and how are you dealing with net worth going down?
Replies: 359
Views: 27164

Re: Who is staying course and how are you dealing with net worth going down?

I am as well staying the course. I contribute to my Roth at the beginning of each month. I am looking forward to that day! However, I will say it is a little weird seeing the markets act like this since this is the 1st time I have been in the market and also during a correction/recession/depression ...
by BinkUSMC
Mon Jan 06, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Debt payoff
Replies: 102
Views: 6742

Re: Debt payoff

Personally for me, financial independence and freedom comes 1st when one is debt free. With my belief, paying off debt is the 1st thing any body should do. I personally do have debt and I have been unable to aggressively pay it off since I am also paying alimony. That will be done this April. So to ...
by BinkUSMC
Sat Jan 04, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Looking for 3 funds
Replies: 4
Views: 356

Looking for 3 funds

Hi all, I have started to read If You Can: How Millennials Can Get Rich Slowly. It has been suggested in a few places on this forum. The text suggest a 3 fund portfolio. Can you guys please suggest 3 Vanguard funds that would satisfy these 3 funds? Thank you all! John ~ A U.S. total stock market ind...
by BinkUSMC
Wed Dec 25, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: International Fund
Replies: 28
Views: 2520

International Fund

Happy Holidays everyone and Merry Xmas to those that observe. I recently opened my Vanguard account and started investing. Currently I am moving some funds around and once that is finalized, in the next few days, Ill share what got myself into. I currently have 20k in the account. My question to all...