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by fish supper
Fri Nov 29, 2013 5:45 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Malkiel suggests a different asset allocation
Replies: 41
Views: 6208

Re: Malkiel suggests a different asset allocation

actual quote "The investor in bonds is, I think, very likely to get badly hurt by sticking with the 60/40." journalist used dangerous 1. able or likely to cause harm or injury. likely to cause problems or to have adverse consequences. synonyms: hazardous, perilous, risky, high-risk, fraught with dan...
by fish supper
Fri Nov 08, 2013 9:58 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Squawk Box
Replies: 18
Views: 2440

Re: Squawk Box

931--933am

today

cramer told total market fund is now biggest mutual fund,beating pimco

a good pause,then asks can I change to twitter

you have to see it to believe it

first time ever ive ever ive seen him stum
by fish supper
Tue Oct 22, 2013 5:28 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: The Three-Fund Portfolio
Replies: 2272
Views: 1442041

Re: The Three Fund Portfolio

I will be mortgage free,next year :sharebeer

so my 10k a year mortgage payment will go into a vanguard lifestyle 60/40

great thread
by fish supper
Fri Aug 23, 2013 2:23 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Halting Investing and DCA
Replies: 12
Views: 1832

Re: Halting Investing and DCA

toons----march 2009,must of been a worrying time,brilliant to see 30 years DCA,brought you a descent standard of wealth
by fish supper
Thu Aug 22, 2013 8:00 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Why are you trying to save so much money?
Replies: 131
Views: 27659

Re: Why are you trying to save so much money?

My father isn't well off-state pension,living on his own now,but I know the sacrifices he made bringing up family,I pay for his heating,making sure he's never cold,once a month I take him out to a nice restaurant,and a week in winter we go on holiday in warmer climate,Spain or Portugal.(he doesn't k...
by fish supper
Wed Aug 21, 2013 12:28 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: got burned penny share
Replies: 20
Views: 1708

Re: got burned penny share

LSE

viy
by fish supper
Wed Aug 21, 2013 12:28 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: got burned penny share
Replies: 20
Views: 1708

Re: got burned penny share

thx for the replies,I will defo learn from it
by fish supper
Wed Aug 21, 2013 6:58 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: got burned penny share
Replies: 20
Views: 1708

got burned penny share

Lost 80%

7k to 1.4k

I've held this 5 years,bought before I knew about passive indexing.

The real hurt is I sold two bank shares to buy this which have trebled,and in future been a nice sum

how do you get a massive mistake out of mind,thoughts

thx
by fish supper
Sun Nov 25, 2012 9:53 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Finally! Can we lay DCA to rest and ban this topic forever?
Replies: 501
Views: 39525

Re: Finally! Can we lay DCA to rest and ban this topic fore

Doesn't DCA mean You wont be the richest but I will have a decent Lumpsum at the end of journey? :sharebeer
by fish supper
Thu Nov 22, 2012 4:30 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Is 100% equities really that risky for young investors?
Replies: 127
Views: 18572

Re: Is 100% equities really that risky for young investors?

great thread

When most uninformed think of stock market---it's taking extra risk for the road to riches

When in reality it should be about asset allocation and let time an compounding let you live comfortably
by fish supper
Wed Nov 21, 2012 2:31 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What Book Are You Currently Reading? Part V
Replies: 3372
Views: 1495642

Re: What Book Are You Currently Reading? Part V

Alot of harry bosch fans on here/waiting on the next Michael Connelly-THE BLACK BOX--may-2013 UK
by fish supper
Mon Nov 19, 2012 10:18 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: What is the academic literature against the bogleheads?
Replies: 90
Views: 7709

Re: What is the academic literature against the bogleheads?

I keep seeing the phrase---as long as you stay the course

How long is the course 5/10/15/20 years?

thx
by fish supper
Sun Nov 18, 2012 10:51 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: What's the secret [to successful investing]?
Replies: 57
Views: 4723

Re: What's the secret [to successful investing]?

“Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen six, result happiness. Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure twenty pound ought and six, result misery.”
Charles Dickens, David Copperfield

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.”
Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities
by fish supper
Sat Nov 17, 2012 1:47 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: The Three-Fund Portfolio
Replies: 2272
Views: 1442041

Re: The Three Fund Portfolio

vanguard lifestyle 60% equity looks the one for me

with low fees an diversification

don't have lump sum/will be pound/costing monthly into it

I'm more concerned with slowing building up capital than an outright risk
by fish supper
Fri Nov 16, 2012 7:03 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Vanguard Takes Aim at U.K. as Fees Replace Commissions
Replies: 10
Views: 1248

Re: Vanguard Takes Aim at U.K. as Fees Replace Commissions

great news :sharebeer

hope the global smaller companies is available at .40