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by acshen
Sat Nov 14, 2020 12:27 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: first million [in your retirement portfolio]
Replies: 170
Views: 23866

Re: first million [in your retirement portfolio]

1) Age 31
2) Started after graduating from university
3) had a fortunate upbringing with parents paying for the entirety of my college education, so no debt to service. Haven’t received any inheritance yet. Moved into a very high paying career at 27.
by acshen
Sat Nov 14, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: first million [in your retirement portfolio]
Replies: 170
Views: 23866

Re: first million

1) what age did you hit your first million in your retirement portfolio? 2) what age did you start? 3) was some of this savings inherited? self made? combination of both? Studies show that around 75% millionaires are self made; took about 2-3 decades to hit millionaire mark I understand many of us ...
by acshen
Fri Oct 11, 2019 3:49 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: “Upgrading” a regular Vanguard taxable account to a brokerage account
Replies: 18
Views: 2403

Re: “Upgrading” a regular Vanguard taxable account to a brokerage account

*IF* you work in the financial world, make sure that Vanguard is in the list of approved brokers before you run the conversion to Brokerage platform. My MegaCorp does not approve of brokerage platforms at Vanguard, but if you are on a mutual fund platform at Vanguard they are ok. They specifically ...
by acshen
Fri Oct 11, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [Deleted]
Replies: 16
Views: 2033

Re: Private Equity ownership proposition

Is this a Fund of Funds investment? Would recommend just taking direct PE investments instead.
by acshen
Fri Oct 11, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Seiko Watch
Replies: 37
Views: 4314

Re: Seiko Watch

Just bought a SARB035 off eBay, they've discontinued manufacturing this model since it looks too similar to Grand Seiko. Would totally recommend this model!
by acshen
Mon Oct 07, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: New investor... Am I crazy?
Replies: 42
Views: 4471

Re: New investor... Am I crazy?

Honestly your first post reeks of someone who was pitched a bunch of funds by a "registered financial advisor" who is looking to take advantage of you.
by acshen
Wed May 20, 2015 11:10 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Vanguard account question regarding Balances and holdings view
Replies: 4
Views: 1035

Re: Vanguard account question regarding Balances and holdings view

acshen , welcome to the forum. For some reason my Vanguard account shows a bunch of 0.000 quantity and $0.00 mutual fund investments that I traded out a long time ago. Is there a way to hide or remove these? When logged in >> My Accounts >> Balances and holdings >> Customize this page (top far righ...
by acshen
Mon May 18, 2015 12:37 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Vanguard account question regarding Balances and holdings view
Replies: 4
Views: 1035

Vanguard account question regarding Balances and holdings view

Hi guys,

For some reason my Vanguard account shows a bunch of 0.000 quantity and $0.00 mutual fund investments that I traded out a long time ago. Is there a way to hide or remove these?

Thanks!
acshen