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by CaliJim
Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:25 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: legal property rights
Replies: 4
Views: 1053

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by CaliJim
Tue Apr 27, 2010 3:28 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Bogle Bobblehead Auction to Support Forum
Replies: 41
Views: 7653

Is there a fund raising goal and how much has been raised already? I too believe keeping the forum funded is worthwhile - so I just donated some spare change via Paypal. Thanks to Larry and Alex for all the time and treasure that they have invested to keep this thing going. A little more transparenc...
by CaliJim
Mon Apr 26, 2010 11:55 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Need Help Pricing My Labor
Replies: 26
Views: 4314

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by CaliJim
Mon Apr 26, 2010 6:13 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Back-up hard drive recommendations?
Replies: 28
Views: 4437

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by CaliJim
Sat Apr 24, 2010 3:53 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Can an 18 year old achieve retirement w/ $3 million @ 65
Replies: 12
Views: 2352

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by CaliJim
Fri Apr 23, 2010 1:10 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: How much do I owe my parents?
Replies: 81
Views: 15148

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by CaliJim
Thu Apr 22, 2010 9:24 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Fund manager vs Quicken 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 2016

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by CaliJim
Thu Apr 22, 2010 7:19 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Asset Location through the ages
Replies: 4
Views: 1080

Livesoft,

You are very perceptive. Thanks

-jim-
by CaliJim
Thu Apr 22, 2010 6:31 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Asset Location through the ages
Replies: 4
Views: 1080

Hi Livesoft, I do agree with your thoughts in general, but this isn't ML or EJ.... I should have mentioned that the fee-only advisor is one of 'ours' ... smart ethical folks ... but I don't want to call the name out .... they have a very bogleishus buy and hold low cost approach w/ vanguard and dfa ...
by CaliJim
Thu Apr 22, 2010 5:41 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Asset Location through the ages
Replies: 4
Views: 1080

Asset Location through the ages

Hi, As a retired early not taking RMDs yet type of guy, I have just been following the conventional wisdom with regard to asset location by putting the most tax inefficient stuff in the tax advantaged accounts (IRA/401k...), and putting the rest in taxable accounts, pantry, under the mattress, and o...
by CaliJim
Wed Apr 21, 2010 2:32 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Rethinking the traditional bond/stock mix
Replies: 24
Views: 4515

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by CaliJim
Mon Apr 19, 2010 8:28 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What Book Are YOU Currently Reading? PART III (12/11/2009)
Replies: 424
Views: 79537

The Whole Earth Discipline by Stewart Brand (the guy behind The Whole Earth Catalog, for those of you old enough to remember.) Fascinating look into the future - filled with scientific research and counter-intuitive observations about how global warming, urbanization, biotech, and geotech will chang...
by CaliJim
Mon Apr 19, 2010 2:28 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Trojan
Replies: 63
Views: 11274

Hi YoungMeph

Ghost will do what you want.

http://www.symantec.com/norton/ghost

-jim-
by CaliJim
Sun Apr 18, 2010 8:27 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Trojan
Replies: 63
Views: 11274

I used Ghost in the corporate environment years ago, and thought it was great.
by CaliJim
Sat Apr 17, 2010 9:37 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Being Totally Passive Isn't Easy
Replies: 16
Views: 3527

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by CaliJim
Sat Apr 17, 2010 9:32 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Trojan
Replies: 63
Views: 11274

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by CaliJim
Sat Apr 17, 2010 9:02 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Trojan
Replies: 63
Views: 11274

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by CaliJim
Sat Apr 17, 2010 8:50 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Trojan
Replies: 63
Views: 11274

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by CaliJim
Tue Apr 13, 2010 9:10 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Minimum Effective Slice in a Slice and Dice Portfolio
Replies: 19
Views: 2750

Thanks for the replies, especially to RODC for the chart and accompanying interpretation.
by CaliJim
Tue Apr 13, 2010 7:32 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Minimum Effective Slice in a Slice and Dice Portfolio
Replies: 19
Views: 2750

Minimum Effective Slice in a Slice and Dice Portfolio

Maybe an old topic - redirect me if it is... What are your opinions with regard to a minimum slice size in a slice and dice portfolio? Other than cash and emergency funds, what is the size of your smallest slice, as a percentage of your portfolio? I saw a model portfolio with a 2.5% slices in someth...
by CaliJim
Sat Mar 13, 2010 10:52 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: saving and trying to learn
Replies: 4
Views: 1152

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by CaliJim
Sat Mar 13, 2010 10:36 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Taking Profits
Replies: 8
Views: 1214

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by CaliJim
Thu Mar 11, 2010 3:07 pm
Forum: Forum Issues and Administration
Topic: Screen Format
Replies: 8
Views: 1632

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by CaliJim
Tue Mar 09, 2010 1:19 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: quit my job?
Replies: 82
Views: 11444

Don't Quit

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by CaliJim
Mon Mar 01, 2010 1:24 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: AQMIX Managed Futures
Replies: 6
Views: 1390

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by CaliJim
Sun Feb 28, 2010 9:18 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: AQMIX Managed Futures
Replies: 6
Views: 1390

AQMIX Managed Futures

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