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by cowgs
Fri Jan 24, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Volvo XC90 T8 2016-18
Replies: 16
Views: 1704

Re: Volvo XC90 T8 2016-18

I purchased a used 2016 XC90 T8 Inscription a year ago with 33K miles on it. Car was loaded with about every option except child booster seat. So far, it's been the most reliable enjoyable car my wife and I have ever owned. Zero need for any repairs. Average 48 MPG as most of our driving is around t...
by cowgs
Sat Dec 19, 2015 12:43 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Total Stock Market Index - Distribution
Replies: 15
Views: 3240

Re: Total Stock Market Index - Distribution

Hello
I just checked my account and Total Stock Market admiral shares distribution posted yesterday.
Craig
by cowgs
Wed Nov 18, 2015 10:39 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Quicken 2016 For Mac: A Solution for Mac Users?
Replies: 5
Views: 1595

Re: Quicken 2016 For Mac: A Solution for Mac Users?

Hello I've been a Quicken Mac (QM) 2015 and 2016 beta tester since the program first started. As of a few days ago, QM 2016 is now for sale to the public. I also use Quicken 2007 for the Mac and Quicken Windows 2013 via Parallels Desktop in my Macbook Air. My assessment of QM 2016 is it's not as ful...
by cowgs
Wed Nov 18, 2015 2:05 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Farmland investing vs stock market
Replies: 14
Views: 2101

Re: Farmland investing vs stock market

Hello, You've asked an interesting question that I'm been evaluating, too. This year I inherited with my two brothers our parents farm land we grew up on in Oregon. Now that I know the rental income from the land, the property taxes and insurance that are paid out, I have come the conclusion farm la...
by cowgs
Tue Sep 03, 2013 9:26 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: New Teacher - Long Term Disability $1,600/mo - $35/mo fee
Replies: 15
Views: 1963

Re: New Teacher - Long Term Disability $1,600/mo - $35/mo fe

Hello gator1 My wife and I are both retire public school teachers. For years my wife paid American Fidelity Assurance Company monthly insurance disability premiums for about $36 per month in case something happened to her. I did not have disability insurance on me as I thought it was a waste of mone...
by cowgs
Tue Sep 25, 2012 11:36 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Apple Experts: Macbook Air vs Pro to run Parallels/Quicken?
Replies: 34
Views: 4799

Re: Apple Experts: Macbook Air vs Pro to run Parallels/Quick

Hello, You are asking an excellent question about Macbook Pro vs Macbook Air (MBA) for running Parallels Desktop (PD) and Quicken for Windows. I've been running a 2011 model MBA 1.86Mhz 4 gigs of RAM laptop, with Parallels Desktop (PD) and Quicken 2012 for Windows installed. The MBA is by far my pre...