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by jacota
Sun Mar 15, 2009 9:33 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Netflix Question
Replies: 39
Views: 6221


netflix is an excellent service. and so is roku. takes about 15 seconds for my tv to receive stream and start playing.
by jacota
Sun Mar 15, 2009 9:20 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: In the market for a laptop.... suggestion please
Replies: 62
Views: 9540

is computer overkill..

definitely not overkill. the only thing i would change is the color keyboard for a battery with more cells.

by jacota
Sun Mar 08, 2009 9:31 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: GNMA Refuge
Replies: 24
Views: 5084

ive had gnma since...

i dont want to influence anyone, but ive had vanguard gnma since 1990 when the nav was 9.90. since then, the nav has moved up and down, but never in extremes. the interest rates have gone up and down accordingly. the highest nav that i have seen was after the bust in 2000 when it went up to 10.63. t...
by jacota
Fri Feb 20, 2009 10:37 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Nationalization of the Major Banks & Financial Instituti
Replies: 25
Views: 3968

will fdic insured depositors in nationalized banks lose all or part of their deposits.
by jacota
Tue Oct 21, 2008 10:19 pm
Forum: Local Chapters and Bogleheads Community
Topic: Anyone in the New Orleans area?
Replies: 39
Views: 15650

im in metairie
by jacota
Wed Oct 01, 2008 9:10 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: cash (this is the worst banking crisis in 80 years...)
Replies: 155
Views: 29927

what about vanguard gnma fund

by jacota
Fri Apr 06, 2007 9:09 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Credit cards - cancel or keep and hide?
Replies: 23
Views: 8359

keep them. you seem to be managing your credit very well. it would be better to pay in full every month, but since you pay a certain portion every month, try to pay more than the minimum. it will help your score. the biggest reason why your score is so good is because credit bureaus, etc. look at ho...