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CABob replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 11 minutes ago

Re: Who is this?

And the winner is Norma Jean Baker.
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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 15 minutes ago

Re: Compare Vanguard Funds

Have you looked at the comparison of the two funds on the Vanguard web site? If this is in a taxable account have you considered to tax implications of the change? To me the primary difference would be going from index funds to an actively managed [more]

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CABob replied to the Retirement Investing board. 11:45 AM

Re: 2015 Update: Real-Life Retiree Investment Re

I'm getting more money stuck in my checking account than I know what to do with.

You do know you can invest in a taxable account, don't you?
:-)

Fri Apr 29

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CABob replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 3:49 PM

Re: Spot the difference

Underused by some, and absurdly over- and improperly-used by others. Sometimes the latter makes me feel almost claustrophobic.

I agree. I see a lot of stuff that makes me think the writer wrote without any commas then came back with a [more]

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 3:16 PM

Re: Billionaire Carl Icahn sold EVERY share in Apple

It occurs to me that if a major shareholder wants to sell some of their holdings they might decide to sell all of their shares since any sale by them might adversely affect the share price.

Thu Apr 28

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 6:20 PM

Re: Lockheed Martin

I'm not qualified to respond to your question but I discovered that there is an Aerospace and Defense board at [more]

Wed Apr 27

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 11:00 PM

Re: pay down low-interest debt or save?

Eliminating debt is like getting a return on investment equal to the interest rate being paid. If there is 4% interest on the loan paying it off is like a guaranteed return of 4%, Additionally there is a level of comfort to being debt free.
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Tue Apr 26

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 10:50 AM

Re: Broker

By reference do you mean included in the broker section at http://www.fool.com/how-to-invest/broker/index.aspx?source=i... ? If so understand that those brokers [more]

Sat Apr 23

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CABob posted to the Improve the Fool board. 1:38 PM

New board notice?

Is there a message board or some other place where one can find out about new message boards that have recently been added? It seems that I discover new boards almost by accident and in some cases they've been around for a long time but I haven't [more]

Thu Apr 21

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CABob replied to the I See DEAD PEOPLE board. 7:06 PM

Re: Prince 57

Look what Google did... http://www.google.com/
Subtle but a nice touch. I think I was on Google earlier and missed it.

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CABob replied to the Words, Words, Words board. 11:10 AM

Re: One peculiar speech mannerism

And why is it more of a female thing?

I'm wondering if it may have started when responses were expected to the statement even if it were not a question.

Mon Apr 18

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CABob replied to the Investing Beginners board. 11:13 PM

Re: Investing Schools

I would check with your local adult education organization although I am of the opinion that most will get their education through experience and reading books rather than classes.

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 9:09 PM

Re: BBEP Bankrup Consequences ?

Any lawsuit action would be completely separate from personal income losses. What would be the basis for a lawsuit? and against who?

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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 3:49 PM

Re: BBEP Bankrup Consequences ?

Yes, you can write it off on your income taxes on Schedule D.

Is this true if held in an IRA?

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CABob replied to the Mutual Funds board. 2:06 PM

Re: Motley Fool Funds

Ignore my question. I found the link at the top of the page. Note that the link takes you away from The Motley Fool site.

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CABob replied to the Mutual Funds board. 2:04 PM

Re: Motley Fool Funds

I don't believe there is or will be a board for them since the Fool Funds business is completely separate from The Motley Fool. Where did you find the link to the Fool Funds?

Thu Apr 14

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CABob replied to the Tax Strategies board. 11:41 PM

Re: Medical alert devices?

We have recently purchase a cell phone for my MIL (age 92, poor health) that has a button on it that will make an emergency contact of this nature.
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CABob replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 11:20 PM

Re: Moving my portfolio to new TRADE account?

I agree that there is no right answer but only one that you are the most comfortable with. How is the money invested now and how do you intend to invest the money in the future?
If it is currently invested in stocks, mutual funds, etc. and intend [more]

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CABob replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 11:35 AM

Re: 25 CENTS

"Oh, good heavens, no," the man replies, "I work for the Internal Revenue Service."

I thought perhaps he was a divorce attorney.

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