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by GatorFL
Thu Aug 30, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Machine Learning/Deep Learning Advice on breaking in?
Replies: 4
Views: 1019

Re: Machine Learning/Deep Learning Advice on breaking in?

Hi, Nvidia has some very good training and educational materials and paths for those interested in this field. They do charge for online courses, but the costs are pretty reasonable and you can actually get a certification. https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/deep-learning-ai/education/ Hope this helps! Ga...
by GatorFL
Tue Aug 21, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Asked my advisor about fees and here's their reply
Replies: 60
Views: 9835

Re: Asked my advisor about fees and here's their reply

AUM should be retitled "Access to yoUr Money'. I am a reformed Boglehead and I can tell you that charging the 1.1% and then trading fees on top of that is terrible. Shame on them. My advice: 1. Pick a portfolio (2 fund, 3 fund, etc.) 2. Adjust for your Asset Allocation 3. Enjoy the simplicity 4...
by GatorFL
Sat Aug 18, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Retire in Florida or Alabama?
Replies: 107
Views: 12832

Re: Retire in Florida or Alabama?

Given the trade-offs, OP's parents may wish to find a happy compromise - - a community outside of the dense population center, but also within an easy drive of cultural activities and with similar access to recreational facilities they will enjoy. In this case, they may likely find that their ideal...
by GatorFL
Fri Aug 17, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Retire in Florida or Alabama?
Replies: 107
Views: 12832

Re: Retire in Florida or Alabama?

I live in relatively unpopulated "Nature Coast" Florida which is on the gulf coast a little more than hour north of the Tampa area. Taxes are very low here, especially with the homestead exemption. I pay about 1/4 of what I used to pay in Pennsylvania. We love to boat, fish, and hike, so t...