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by Eric White
Fri May 18, 2007 11:54 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: IRA for newborn
Replies: 20
Views: 7493

Big thanks to all Diehard responses

Fellow Diehards: I want to sincerely thank you for your help introducing me to the world of retirement planning for my child! Excellent advice all around. Given your advice, here is my investment priority order as a new parent: 1.) Fully fund IRA's for myself & spouse; if completed (YES) move to Ste...
by Eric White
Fri May 18, 2007 11:34 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Simba's backtesting spreadsheet [a Bogleheads community project]
Replies: 1196
Views: 722159

Excel Solver version for efficient frontier calculations

GBS and/or Simba: I created a Google group so that I can post files. As this is my first attempt, try to download the file HERE and confirm if the download worked. If so, I may try to incorporate Simba's Rev 5 changes so that we are working off the most recent common file. Rev 6 will incorporate Int...
by Eric White
Fri May 18, 2007 10:27 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Simba's backtesting spreadsheet [a Bogleheads community project]
Replies: 1196
Views: 722159

How to post updated spreadsheet for efficient frontiers

Simba & TrevH: I was interested in using the spreadsheet to determine efficient frontiers based on risk levels last night. There are a few minor structural changes I had to make to enable it, but it works great now! There were several very interesting results. Of course, these are static frontiers b...
by Eric White
Fri May 18, 2007 10:18 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: IRA for newborn
Replies: 20
Views: 7493

IRA for newborn

Fellow Diehards: First post on the new forum. I've been a little busy, as my wife and I just had a newborn this week! :D I would like to set up a Roth IRA for my new son as soon as possible. However, the Vanguard site says that children must have earned income in order to qualify for an IRA. As I ca...