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Sat Dec 13

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BilboBaggins replied to the Investing Beginners board. 6:14 PM

Re: new invester

I agree that starting with a 500 Index fund is best for most new investors. SPend the first three years putting money into a 500 index fund while reading books on investments and building a pretend portfolio. A pretend portfolio is one where you pick [more]

Wed Nov 26

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BilboBaggins replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 10:13 PM

Re: A horny groaner

I haven't heard that joke in thirty years since elementary school.

Fri Nov 21

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BilboBaggins posted to the King Digital board. 1:18 AM

Q3 results

So the market doesn't agree with me, I guess. Stock is up this month back in the $16 range.

The market cheered when they announced a $150M buy back to occur in Q1 2015. That, I remind you, is when the insiders will be allowed to sell their [more]

Wed Nov 19

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BilboBaggins replied to the Investing Beginners board. 12:55 AM

Re: first post to glean opinions

I would not be concerned about a loss of that size in most cases. But what type of stocks and how many and what mix of non-stocks are pretty relevant facts to making any kind of assessment of the scenario.

Sat Nov 15

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BilboBaggins replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 2:53 PM

Re: Amazing & Frightening Illusion

Look at the shadows. That took several hours to film.

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BilboBaggins replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 1:59 PM

Re: Buying Duracell for $4.7B

JeanDavid, next time you can't find batteries try this:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cV6kxQYGVs0

Wed Oct 29

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BilboBaggins posted to the All things Sci-Fi board. 10:52 AM

Marvel dates set

https://www.yahoo.com/movies/we-have-always-had-a-plan-8-thi...

Marvel has plans and has set dates for 5 years worth of films.

Sun Oct 19

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BilboBaggins posted to the King Digital board. 12:28 AM

shorting KING

King Digital IPOed in March. They make stupid games like Candy Crush Saga. Idiots play them for free, get hooked and then start to give the company money. Their games are simple – lots of pretty colors, calming music, match three bright things and [more]

Tue Oct 7

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BilboBaggins replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 10:43 PM

Re: Rant (long)

I don't see much bickering. But I have two people on my "Ignore this fool" list and that pretty much gets rid of 90% of the humorless arguing.

Thu Sep 25

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BilboBaggins replied to the Investing Beginners board. 12:25 AM

Re: Stock Advisor Prices

Stock advisor is a good service in my opinion. It is cheap. They give you two recommendations per month. They give you access to past recommendations - 10+ years worth. They do a fair amount of teaching along the way so you can learn how to invest. [more]

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BilboBaggins replied to the Lawyers/Attorneys board. 12:21 AM

Re: Paralegal Advice

Good job on not choosing law school. It is hell right now for new grads. I graduated from UCLA in 2013 and just found work as a lawyer this month. It pays $36,000/year. I have a few friends that have not found work yet. Lots of others are making 35 - [more]

Thu Sep 11

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BilboBaggins replied to the Low Carb Way of Life board. 7:04 PM

Re: Poll: your diet?

>> Well, back in the day (a decade or more ago.....when he was still alive and couldn't be quietened) he actually did recommend what's now called *induction* as a gen-U-ine bone fide eating plan. Although I can't remember him demonizing [more]

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