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by looking
Thu Mar 31, 2016 4:33 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: do you do airbnb ??
Replies: 64
Views: 6746

do you do airbnb ??

Anyone has some experience with --------airbnb
I try to to vacation kona,hawaii and the airbnb said i can pay $65$ per night for two,people, sounds pretty cheap,,
So i'm not sure how good is or is this a good deal or , i have no clue on this thing
by looking
Thu Mar 31, 2016 3:35 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: i need dental insurance company
Replies: 7
Views: 1020

i need dental insurance company

Hi all

I'm retired , and i’m medicare (original) So I don't have dental coverage. I have to buy my own private dental insurance company. Anyone just tell me where to find reputable good dental insurance company . or i just pay cash to dentists without dental insurance,
Thank you

looking
by looking
Sat Mar 05, 2016 3:28 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: investing schwab intelligent and wealthfront ??
Replies: 2
Views: 523

investing schwab intelligent and wealthfront ??

Hi all

just curious to see how many people actually invest the schwab intelligent portfolios and the wealthfront ?.
if you do then please share your experiences -,so,far making money or losing money.


best wishes
by looking
Sat Mar 05, 2016 3:21 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: does Windows 10 include antivirus??
Replies: 6
Views: 897

does Windows 10 include antivirus??

Hi all

does widow 10 include antivirus??,then you don't need separate antivirus or still you need it in addition to it.
by looking
Mon Feb 08, 2016 7:12 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: are you buying or selling or staying the course
Replies: 22
Views: 2094

are you buying or selling or staying the course

hello all
just curious ,are you buying or selling ,and or staying the course
by looking
Fri Feb 05, 2016 2:55 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Make your retirement money last
Replies: 56
Views: 16785

Re: Make your retirement money last

larryswedroe wrote:http://www.etf.com/sections/index-inves ... money-last

A review of Jane Bryant Quinn's latest book, which is excellent resource

Larry
A review of Jane Bryant Quinn's latest book, which is excellent resource

where i can get this book i haven't read yet
by looking
Fri Feb 05, 2016 2:52 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Make your retirement money last
Replies: 56
Views: 16785

Re: Make your retirement money last

larryswedroe wrote:http://www.etf.com/sections/index-inves ... money-last

A review of Jane Bryant Quinn's latest book, which is excellent resource

Larry
where i can get the book, at amazon or some free copy
by looking
Mon Feb 01, 2016 9:25 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: which ETF or ISHARE are the best performing for oil
Replies: 14
Views: 1404

which ETF or ISHARE are the best performing for oil

HI ALL
which ETF or ISHARE are the best performing for oil. i'm thinking to buy an etf for oil

thanks
by looking
Mon Feb 01, 2016 8:57 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: which one is the best antivirus internet security
Replies: 11
Views: 2147

which one is the best antivirus internet security

hi all
which one is the best antivirus internet security , i just bought a new laptop and looking for best antivirus

thanks
by looking
Mon Feb 01, 2016 8:48 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Which app/plan do you use to make calls to overseas?
Replies: 40
Views: 3114

Re: Which app/plan do you use to make calls to overseas?

bcdfgh wrote:Thanks everyone for the advice. I checked a few of what you recommended and found Viber rate is 13c/minute, Magic Jack is 15c, Skype is 18c, Rebel is 7c. I'll check the others later.
google voice is the best
by looking
Mon Feb 01, 2016 8:32 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: How do you set a limit order when the quote frequently changes?
Replies: 10
Views: 1395

Re: How do you set a limit order when the quote frequently changes?

How do you set a limit order when the quote frequently changes?
Unread postby mrboast » Sun Jan 31, 2016 11:05 am

i tried at vanguard etf trading platform limit order but it does not work my experience
by looking
Mon Feb 01, 2016 8:04 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: where to find a tool to check etfs correlation instantly
Replies: 6
Views: 698

where to find a tool to check etfs correlation instantly

HI ALL

where to find a tool to check etfs, or mutual funds, correlation instantly , vanguard does not tell percentage correlation . all i want to know percentage difference

for example

ivov ( s&p 400 midcap ) and VO(vanguard midcap)

tanks
by looking
Sat Jan 30, 2016 10:15 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: French-Fama 2x3, 10x10, mid-caps... Help?
Replies: 27
Views: 3824

Re: French-Fama 2x3, 10x10, mid-caps... Help?

I've been using the French-Fama data library for various projects, but er, it is a tad nebulous. http://mba.tuck.dartmouth.edu/pages/faculty/ken.french/data_library.html Thanks to a bit of advice the good Dr Bernstein posted a while ago, I figured out how to use the "6 Portfolios Formed on Size and...
by looking
Sat Jan 30, 2016 10:07 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: French-Fama 2x3, 10x10, mid-caps... Help?
Replies: 27
Views: 3824

Re: French-Fama 2x3, 10x10, mid-caps... Help?

Re: French-Fama 2x3, 10x10, mid-caps... Help?

you using too much abbreviation can you just tell me what are they
by looking
Fri Jan 22, 2016 11:07 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What is the best way to purchase Iphone?
Replies: 37
Views: 6660

Re: What is the best way to purchase Iphone?

So I’m a Verizon customer paying $150/month for 2 lines. I get 6GB of data plus unlimited talk/text. I’m going to upgrade my phone shortly and I had assumed that the Edge program just takes the cost of the phone and divides it over 24 payments. The guy at the Verizon store told me that Verizon give...
by looking
Fri Jan 22, 2016 10:07 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: who is buying or selling ??
Replies: 27
Views: 2893

who is buying or selling ??

just curiosity who's buying or selling ???
by looking
Wed Jan 20, 2016 12:14 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Please post your current portfolios--AA and your ages
Replies: 6
Views: 1010

Please post your current portfolios--AA and your ages

Please post your current portfolios--AA and your ages i have always been thinking and very curiosity on how other people same as my situation - 75 old ,retired ,ss income only, and all taxable- invest . What ,where, they are investing with ,and asset classes ,bonds ,stock and AA so on. I’m sure othe...
by looking
Tue Jan 19, 2016 10:05 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: who is selling to day??
Replies: 34
Views: 5020

who is selling to day??

just wondering to see if who is selling to day ???
by looking
Tue Jan 19, 2016 10:02 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: I'd rather stick than go to cash, but.
Replies: 19
Views: 2866

Re: I'd rather stick than go to cash, but.

Re-doing this post thanks to good advice to do so. I'm looking for reassurance that my investment position makes sense from a downside perspective. I'm retired and if the bottom falls out of the market, my time horizon may be inadequate for recovery. Emergency funds: probably enough for 2.5 years, ...
by looking
Tue Jan 19, 2016 7:31 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Here We Go Again: SWR 2.5% or 5.5%?
Replies: 111
Views: 13876

Re: Here We Go Again: SWR 2.5% or 5.5%?

Is it a new era? Must high stock and bond valuations (low interest rates) require us to lower our SWR to 2.5%? That's what I read in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette this morning: http://www.post-gazette.com/business/money/2016/01/19/For-today-s-retirees-4-percent-rule-may-no-longer-work/stories/2016011...
by looking
Tue Jan 19, 2016 7:25 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Who's buyin' today?
Replies: 127
Views: 15172

Re: Who's buyin' today?

Sandman62 wrote:How about anyone who is within a couple years of retiring? I wish I'd moved another 20-30% into cash last year instead of just 10%. :oops:
me to within 5 years i'm out to retirement and sine enough i have so i sold to cash 70% of my portfolios to cash
by looking
Tue Jan 19, 2016 10:46 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Best place to live in CA for a retiree
Replies: 27
Views: 3770

Best place to live in CA for a retiree

hi all

where is the best place to live in CA for a retired person--cheap place ,warm weather so on --
by looking
Mon Jan 18, 2016 10:17 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: How Am I Doing? 18 Years of Data
Replies: 47
Views: 6864

Re: How Am I Doing? 18 Years of Data

OK, how am I doing? In 1997, I finally understood that you can't time markets and pick stocks. Since then, I've had an indexed (mostly Vanguard) portfolio that was originally 60/40 and is now 52/48. I'm 56 years old and will let it drift as low as 50/50 if markets and new money make that happen. In...
by looking
Fri Jan 15, 2016 11:00 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Serta iComfort / Tempurpedic - Buying a Mattress
Replies: 40
Views: 5614

Re: Serta iComfort / Tempurpedic - Buying a Mattress

what is the best one on over all rating
by looking
Fri Jan 15, 2016 10:54 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Serta iComfort / Tempurpedic - Buying a Mattress
Replies: 40
Views: 5614

Re: Serta iComfort / Tempurpedic - Buying a Mattress

Hi All, Did some searching and it seems the majority of Bogleheads are sleeping on Serta iComfort or Tempurpedic mattresses. My DW and I have never spent over $1k on a mattress so we're treading carefully. A few questions for those of you on latex/foam mattresses. We're planning to get a new bed be...
by looking
Thu Jan 14, 2016 10:09 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: SPY intraday low made today a RBD
Replies: 4
Views: 869

Re: SPY intraday low made today a RBD

n00b_to_investing wrote:TLH my TSM, TISM holdings
SPY intraday low made today a RBD

what is RBD ??
by looking
Wed Jan 13, 2016 3:59 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: How Am I Doing? 18 Years of Data
Replies: 47
Views: 6864

Re: How Am I Doing? 18 Years of Data

How Am I Doing? 18 Years of Data
Postby Goodman60 » Thu Jan 07, 2016 12:06 pm

could you share your portfolios with us very interesting and want to learn from you
by looking
Wed Jan 13, 2016 12:41 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Sharing Advice from meeting with High Level Vanguard Advisor
Replies: 61
Views: 10055

Re: Sharing Advice from meeting with High Level Vanguard Advisor

Sharing Advice from meeting with High Level Vanguard Advisor Unread postby dcarste » Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:16 pm Thought I would share the experience we (my dad and I) had with a meeting with a high level institutional advisor. My dad got about a 1 hour meeting for free because of the value of his acc...
by looking
Wed Jan 13, 2016 12:03 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: How Am I Doing? 18 Years of Data
Replies: 47
Views: 6864

Re: How Am I Doing? 18 Years of Data

Here is my sequence of returns: 1998 8.26% 1999 10.41% 2000 3.16% 2001 -1.73% 2002 -3.67% 2003 20.75% 2004 11.10% 2005 6.45% 2006 12.96% 2007 5.35% 2008 -22.94% 2009 20.62% 2010 11.20% 2011 1.36% 2012 10.67% 2013 13.87% 2014 6.27% 2015 0.46% very interesting data and would mind sharing your portfoil...
by looking
Fri Jan 08, 2016 11:54 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: sock down this time is different
Replies: 18
Views: 2446

sock down this time is different

hi all

what do you do this bloody down market ,you just sit tight ,stayed the course ,or doing nothing
everybody say this time is different ???,b/c stock has gone for 10 years and this time once goes down never come back where it was?
by looking
Fri Jan 08, 2016 11:47 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: why emerging and developed foreign market down so much
Replies: 5
Views: 1093

why emerging and developed foreign market down so much

hi all

why vanguard emerging and developed foreign market go down so much
even europe and emerging is better shape than america

best wishes
by looking
Mon Nov 23, 2015 12:19 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Eyeglasses - Costco Changed Policies - Help!
Replies: 51
Views: 46758

Re: Eyeglasses - Costco Changed Policies - Help!

Re: Eyeglasses - Costco Changed Policies - Help! Postby EagertoLearnMore » Tue Nov 17, 2015 5:01 pm I have purchased frames and lenses at Costco and liked a particular frame. Did you ask if ANOTHER location of Costco might have your frame on display that you could buy? Is another Costco location nea...
by looking
Sun Nov 22, 2015 11:57 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: the schwab intelligent portfolios
Replies: 1
Views: 605

the schwab intelligent portfolios

anyone here ,are you actually investing the schwab intelligent portfolios,then please share your experiences,pros and cons. Is it really game changer -- what schwb claiming it is.

best wishes
by looking
Thu Nov 12, 2015 9:10 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: like to live in tropical weather
Replies: 26
Views: 4139

Re: like to live in tropical weather

e: like to live in tropical weather
Postby kramer » Mon Nov 09, 2015 11:32 pm

kramer
im very interested in phlipine living -could you tell me or share your exprensce --where do you live -the place -how about medical issure and long term visa as expare

thank you

looking
by looking
Mon Nov 09, 2015 4:30 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: like to live in tropical weather
Replies: 26
Views: 4139

like to live in tropical weather

like to live in tropical weather where i can find tropical weather in America.. I love to live and retire in the tropical weather in anywhere in America - i love but ,except hawaii- too expensive to live. What about key west ????.- same as like hawaii too expensive to live ,especially housing . all ...
by looking
Mon Nov 09, 2015 2:58 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: interest rate goes up then bond and stock down
Replies: 1
Views: 436

interest rate goes up then bond and stock down

interest rate goes up then bond and stock down should i need adjust AA allocation- from 70/30 to 40/ 60 -may be this time different , since it has been up since 2009 what are your thought, may be real big correction coming ,, never would be recover . it doesn't sound like boglehead mentality-- staye...
by looking
Sun Nov 08, 2015 11:33 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: looking for best online [medical information] beside webMD
Replies: 13
Views: 1634

looking for best online [medical information] beside webMD

looking for best online MD beside webMD
by looking
Fri Nov 06, 2015 7:45 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: free online websites for discussion medical and health issues.
Replies: 6
Views: 742

Re: free online websites for discussion medical and health issues.

Re: free online websites for discussion medical and health issues. Unread postby sawhorse » Fri Nov 06, 2015 5:11 pm A lot of conditions and diseases have forums and sites dedicated to just that condition or disease. These forums are mostly run by patients, not sponsors. I've learned a lot from thos...
by looking
Fri Nov 06, 2015 2:13 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: free online websites for discussion medical and health issues.
Replies: 6
Views: 742

free online websites for discussion medical and health issues.

looking for free public websites for public discussion group for exclusively medical and health issues.

thank you
by looking
Tue Nov 03, 2015 3:10 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: how to buy thePRIMECAP Odyssey Growth fund
Replies: 7
Views: 1798

Re: how to buy thePRIMECAP Odyssey Growth fund

Buy them directly from Primecap Capital Management or through Vanguard VBS.. All the Primecap managed funds are good if you are a long term investor.
I believe that POGRX and POSKX are still open.

what is differnce btween pogrx and poskx
by looking
Mon Nov 02, 2015 11:06 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: dan wiener model growth portfolio
Replies: 2
Views: 1035

dan wiener model growth portfolio

dan wiener,expert on vangurd funds, recommend his model growth portfolio. any commnets


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by looking
Mon Nov 02, 2015 5:30 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Where to retire in Florida?
Replies: 165
Views: 29791

Re: Where to retire in Florida?

Where to retire in Florida?

may be keywest, but pricey,
by looking
Mon Nov 02, 2015 4:40 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Medigap Plans:Any experience with Aetna, USAA or Blue Cross Blue Shield
Replies: 29
Views: 4721

Re: Medigap Plans:Any experience with Aetna, USAA or Blue Cross Blue Shield

edigap Plans:Any experience with Aetna, USAA or Blue Cross Blue Shield Postby sel007 » Mon Nov 02, 2015 2:23 pm I am considering Plan G from the following companies (age 67): Aetna Health & Life Insurance Company (https://www.aetnaseniorproducts.com/ssi/index.html) - the one in Tennessee ($111.00/mo...
by looking
Mon Nov 02, 2015 4:38 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: LegalShield
Replies: 9
Views: 1049

Re: LegalShield

Re: LegalShield
Postby MaggieBianca » Mon Nov 02, 2015 2:17 pm

It seems to be as I presumed; kind of shady. No matter how cheap it's no good to me if I already have a bad vibe! Thanks to you all! I appreciate you. :happy
--MB

i hvae too but not reliable
by looking
Mon Nov 02, 2015 4:25 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: i need cell phone and wireless carrier
Replies: 26
Views: 2912

Re: i need cell phone and wireless carries

viewtopic.php?f=1&t=176894#p2675698

can youm tell me more about the detaile and i wan tot to buy look like gooddael
by looking
Mon Nov 02, 2015 4:09 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Medicare Part D should I sign up
Replies: 15
Views: 1713

Re: Medicare Part D should I sign up

Medicare Part D should I sign up

do you know where to find best drug plans
by looking
Mon Nov 02, 2015 2:14 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: how to buy thePRIMECAP Odyssey Growth fund
Replies: 7
Views: 1798

how to buy thePRIMECAP Odyssey Growth fund

hi all

where can I buy the PRIMECAP Odyssey Growth fund and how good thid fund is??

best wishes
by looking
Mon Nov 02, 2015 1:53 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: where is the best place to go to buy refrigerator -off line or online
Replies: 22
Views: 1995

Re: where is the best place to go to buy refrigerator -off line or online

Re: where is the best place to go to buy refrigerator -off line or online Postby DTSC » Mon Nov 02, 2015 10:22 am +1 for Abt electronics (abt.com) We've bought 6 items from them. Cheapest prices anywhere, even with delivery can you tell me more in detail ,which brand ,or what types the deliver y so ...
by looking
Mon Nov 02, 2015 1:36 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: i need cell phone and wireless carrier
Replies: 26
Views: 2912

i need cell phone and wireless carrier

Hi boglehead i'm in the market for cell phone and wireless carrier. i prefer non contract ,month by month ,and all i need is phone and text,and some surfing internet,and international call. and which is a good deals,verizon,at&t,sprint and tmobile , and which one , android,,galaxy or iphone and nexu...
by looking
Mon Nov 02, 2015 12:18 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: where is the best place to go to buy refrigerator -off line or online
Replies: 22
Views: 1995

where is the best place to go to buy refrigerator -off line or online

where is the best place to go to buy refrigerator -off line or online,and what to look for , i like bottom freezer ,which is better bottom or top
thank you