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by auspac
Fri Dec 02, 2011 5:29 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Dealing With Financially Negligent Parents/In-Laws?
Replies: 51
Views: 14524

Re: Dealing With Financially Negligent Parents/In-Laws?

Wow, the OPs position is so similar to mine. My in-laws have been making a mortgage payment since the early 80s and due to several cash out refinances are in their early to mid 60s and upside down in their mortgage. I loaned (gave) them one mortgage payment, but that's it. I'm picking up all the ove...
by auspac
Thu Feb 18, 2010 10:21 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Quicken Premier software
Replies: 21
Views: 5262

Does anyone use Quicken for the Mac? I've read some poor reviews on it.
by auspac
Thu Dec 03, 2009 11:57 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: How come everybody doesn't use WellsTrade?
Replies: 95
Views: 17995

While I have an account with wells fargo and enjoy it, I would still consider them a company that tries really hard to get every last cent it can from its customers. Little things like charges for outbound ACH, low interest on accounts, minimum balances or else fees on savings accounts, and just th...
by auspac
Thu Aug 13, 2009 10:36 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Your Kids And College Savings
Replies: 10
Views: 2171

I agree with you. I have 529s for my kids but plan on paying for only half of their education. My wife and I both worked our way through school and while we want the best for our kids, we think a little work while at school would be beneficial.
by auspac
Sat Aug 23, 2008 12:17 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: I Need Your Help
Replies: 5
Views: 1501

Easy Rhino, I got the exspense ratio from the 401K documentation. My plan is administered by Wells Fargo, would that explain a lower e.r.? Landy, Do I have plans for the 7/1 ARM? No, I don't. With my previous home I refinanced about a year before I moved and it cost me way more than I saved. With my...
by auspac
Thu Aug 21, 2008 9:00 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: I Need Your Help
Replies: 5
Views: 1501

Thanks Laura.
by auspac
Thu Aug 21, 2008 12:01 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: I Need Your Help
Replies: 5
Views: 1501

I Need Your Help

Please help! I am an idiot. I’ve made pretty much every mistake. I’ve heard of Enron yet have about 20% of my 401K in company stock (down 40% ytd). I’ve based my fund selections on past performance. I’ve bought high and sold low. I’ve read A Random Walk Down Wall Street and The Bogleheads’ Guide To ...