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by samson
Wed Jul 30, 2014 10:36 pm
Forum: Local Chapters and Bogleheads Community
Topic: How old are you?
Replies: 82
Views: 11985

Re: How old are you?

81 and still ticking.
A frequent lurker but infrequent poster. A long time Boglehead.
Samson.
by samson
Thu Jul 18, 2013 12:14 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [Sad news - Pat Larimore]
Replies: 225
Views: 22150

Re: [Sad news - Pat Larimore]

Taylor
So sorry to read the sad news.
May I offer my sincere sympathy to you and your family.
Be strong; let the memories of happier times and the support of family and friends help you through the difficult weeks ahead.

Take care of yourself.

Samson
by samson
Mon Apr 30, 2012 9:20 pm
Forum: Local Chapters and Bogleheads Community
Topic: Pat is coming home !
Replies: 115
Views: 13103

Re: Pat is coming home !

Hi Pat By now, I hope you are slowly getting back in the swing of things. It is a slow process, but hopefully every day gets a little easier. Taylor, take good care of that young lady, and make sure she follows doctor's order. Cheating once in a while is OK. Been there, done that... many years ago.....
by samson
Mon Apr 30, 2012 9:02 pm
Forum: Local Chapters and Bogleheads Community
Topic: Northeast Ohio Bogleheads Chapter
Replies: 10
Views: 1528

Re: Northeast Ohio Bogleheads Chapter

Consider me interested, assuming location and timing are suitable
Samson
by samson
Thu Mar 08, 2012 6:13 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: My “Aha!” Moment in Investing
Replies: 94
Views: 10353

Re: My “Aha!” Moment in Investing

My Aha Moment came soon after I read Jason Zweig's great article "Here come the Bogleheads" in Money magazine many years ago. I have been hooked on the Boglehead website ever since, even though I very rarely post. I started lurking the Bogleheads when they were still on the Morningstar website, and ...
by samson
Thu Mar 08, 2012 5:46 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Caremark & CVS - poor service
Replies: 45
Views: 4248

Re: Caremark & CVS - poor service

I have recently had a similar but different nightmarish experience with Caremark and spent frustrating hours on the phone with them unsuccessfully. If you are a retiree of a medical facility with the initials "CCF". I can probably help you by giving you the name and tel number of the person at CCF w...
by samson
Sat Dec 24, 2011 2:41 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: My Christmas present to the Bogleheads . .
Replies: 65
Views: 6265

Re: My Christmas present to the Bogleheads . .

Dear Taylor, allow me to give you and your family this Chanuka present in return: Exactly 67 years ago, I was a scared and scrawny 11 year old Jewish boy, separated from my parents and younger brother, and living in hiding under an assumed name, with a Catholic family, in a small Belgian town, about...
by samson
Wed Apr 07, 2010 12:49 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Relocation to London
Replies: 16
Views: 2092

Hi LongJohn My wife and I did it from 1990 till 1993 and never regretted it. Several caveats. Many things have changed since then, but London will always be London... If you plan to bring a pet to England, check current laws. They used to have a six month quarantine period for foreign cats and dogs,...
by samson
Wed Feb 17, 2010 11:56 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: vacation ideas?
Replies: 41
Views: 7189

vacation ideas?

Congratulations on your tenth anniversary Think twice before going to Arizona or Florida in the summer months. For a memorable vacation that you will remember for many years, I recommend a cruise. Read up on cruise options. Get help and advice from a travel agent who knows and specializes in cruises...