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by confused1
Mon Dec 25, 2017 11:34 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Where to save/invest $4.7k per month for next 10 years
Replies: 16
Views: 3234

Re: Where to save/invest $4.7k per month for next 10 years

That’s the other option! Our only concern is that does not keep the investment amount liquid, not that we have a need for it currently.
DorothyB wrote: Mon Dec 25, 2017 11:09 pm Why not just make extra payments on the mortgage? Then you won't have to pay tax on the gain and the return is a guaranteed 3.75%
by confused1
Mon Dec 25, 2017 11:07 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Confused about future value, inflation etc
Replies: 11
Views: 1263

Re: Confused about future value, inflation etc

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by confused1
Mon Dec 25, 2017 11:06 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Where to save/invest $4.7k per month for next 10 years
Replies: 16
Views: 3234

Where to save/invest $4.7k per month for next 10 years

Hi All My wife and I are starting to think about early retirement in around 15 years time, when we are 55. As part of this plan we would like to be in a position to pay off our mortgage in 10 years time, obvisouly if it were to make sense to keep the mortgage for tax etc reasons then we may keep it ...
by confused1
Mon Dec 25, 2017 9:26 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Confused about future value, inflation etc
Replies: 11
Views: 1263

Confused about future value, inflation etc

Hi all Hope you can help what is probably a very simple question thats confusing me. As it is the end of the year we are looking at our overall financial position etc and getting confused when trying to understand the future value of investment and inflation. Here is an example We currently have $10...
by confused1
Wed Jul 29, 2015 10:48 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: What to do with $750k
Replies: 7
Views: 1880

Re: What to do with $750k

It sounds like this isn't retirement money, so I wouldn't invest it until you know for sure that you don't need it. In the meantime, I'd just buy a short-term treasury fund, individual 1 year treasury bonds with Treasury Direct, or buy CDs. - Tim Tim Think that's the crux of the issue. If we stay i...
by confused1
Mon Jul 27, 2015 12:20 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: What to do with $750k
Replies: 7
Views: 1880

What to do with $750k

Hi all My wife and I moved to the US a few years ago from Europe and currently live in AK where the overall cost of living and housing is much much cheaper then we are used to. We have purchased a nice house and have $260k mortgage on it (15 yr) In a few months time we will receive $750k from the sa...