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JAFO31 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 12:53 AM

Re: Ten Downsides of Early Retirement

telegraph: "they ration care."


Care is also rationed in the USA, just be a different mechanism.

Rationing is rationing.

Reminds me of Churchill and haggling prices.

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JAFO31 replied to the Inheritance Strategies board. 12:40 AM

Re: Per Stirpes

YewGuise:

<<<… pilot error, not caused by D … >>>

"LOL!!!"

Aiming to close the door on certain questions.


Glad you liked it.

Regards, JAFO

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JAFO31 replied to the Inheritance Strategies board. 12:39 AM

Re: Per Stirpes

CABob:

<<<JAFO - And in your examples, the wives of A, B, C, or D would never get a share, is that correct?>>>
Yes, as my hypothetical was constructed. As previously noted, wills and trusts are not really my thing. In [more]

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JAFO31 replied to the Inheritance Strategies board. 12:31 AM

Re: Per Stirpes

reallyalldone:

<<<JAFO - What if A was married when he had 3 kids but it turns out there's one more by someone else?>>>


Wills and trust are not really my thing, but it would depend upon the balance of the [more]

Sun Jul 15

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JAFO31 replied to the Inheritance Strategies board. 7:16 PM

Re: Per Stirpes

Trini: "'“John Doe” is listed as the beneficiary, per stirpes, of an irrevocable trust. John has one grown child from his first marriage and he has been married for about ten years to his second wife.'

Per stirpes with [more]

Tue Jul 3

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JAFO31 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 4:49 PM

Re: Preparing for "Retirement" More Th

PSUEngineer:

{{{I recall seeing people pass away a year or two after retiring. The "common wisdom" was that once work was done, the person faded away without having any purpose in life. I can understand (even if I don't agree) [more]

Mon Jul 2

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JAFO31 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 12:46 PM

Re: How to make annual withdrawal from portfolio

JonathanRoth:

<<<integrity or a rich>>> fumble fingered JAFO

"Am I correct in reading this as "over" not "or"?"

YES!

Regards, JAFO

Sun Jul 1

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JAFO31 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 10:36 PM

Re: How to make annual withdrawal from portfolio

JonathanRoth:

<<<I also can't help buy notice that many of those who *make* these rules sit on enormous fortunes--inherited or married into.>>>

"Having the skills, especially people skills, to obtain a [more]

Fri Jun 29

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 4:55 PM

Re: Judge 30 day ruling

albaby1:

<<<I am not sure that is a safe assumption with this Presidency.>>>

"Perhaps not - but having your agency cited for contempt brings a lot of headaches even if the President doesn't much care [more]

Thu Jun 28

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 3:11 PM

Re: Judge 30 day ruling

albaby1: "The Courts almost never impose actual sanctions (fines or imprisonment) for various reasons - typically the shaming and norm-breaking of actual contempt findings are enough to force compliance, particularly when Cabinet and [more]

Wed Jun 27

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 6:40 PM

Re: Get off my property, Trumpie

albaby1:

<<<Seems like a bunch of prior decisions are ripe for overturning (stare decisis notwithstanding), given today's decision.>>>

"I agree with that. I understand the distinction that Thomas was [more]

Tue Jun 26

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 6:24 PM

Re: Get off my property, Trumpie

albaby1:

{{{I do find it entertaining (in a pathetic sort of way) that the right-wing is all up in arms by the Sanders incident, but are totally OK with bakers refusing to make cakes for gay couples, or pharmacists refusing to fill [more]

Mon Jun 25

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 6:43 PM

Re: Get off my property, Trumpie

bdhinton:

{{{I’m surprised that it’s legal to boot people out of a business that purports to be open to the public (and benefits from all the public services and protections so accorded) just because you hate their politics, but it seems to [more]

Fri Jun 22

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 7:05 PM

Re: Jesus is coming

goofnoff: "If Jesus can hit a baseball we'll take him in Baltimore."

Will he bring Matty, Felipe and maybe Moises, too?

Regards, JAFO

Tue Jun 19

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JAFO31 replied to the Tax Strategies board. 6:12 PM

Re: Meals expense

irasmilo: "Of course, much of this is moot for 2018."

Apologies to the OP for hijacking the thread, but IRA, peter and the rest of the board regulars, does anyone have a good summary of the 2018 changes, and what is still [more]

Sun Jun 17

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JAFO31 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 8:19 PM

Re: The 4% rule: too conservative

inparadise: "Our oldest is already paying max SS right out of college."


If you do not mind, what did he major in and what kind of work does he do? Starting salary of 128k+ is not typical for many right out of [more]

Wed Jun 13

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JAFO31 replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:19 PM

Re: The Age of the Imbecile

Wessex:

"And so now a tsunami of imbecility is rolling like a slow-motion thermonuclear bomb across the globe. Lightning bolts of foolishness shiver down it. Smoke clouds of idiocy billow from it. Here are the five kinds of stupid [more]

Thu Jun 7

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JAFO31 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 4:40 PM

Re: Too good to be true index annuity??!!

CMFTedyun: "Last night, my wife and I were invited to a "planning your retirement" seminar. We've been to a few of these.

Anyway, this seminar was sponsored by an agent selling annuities. He didn't get into the
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Tue Jun 5

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 5:06 PM

Re: SCOTUS - Gay Marriage Wedding Cake

albaby1:

<<<I see a business opportunity - anonymous cake orderer - without text.

If the baker does not know for whom the cake is being ordered and there is no give away text that it is a marriage (or even possibly a [more]

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 4:16 PM

Re: SCOTUS - Gay Marriage Wedding Cake

albaby1:

{{{What I can't understand is why baking a cake for a gay wedding somehow makes the baker--complicit? an unwilling participant? proclaim an endorsement?--in a gay marriage.}}}

"From the pleadings, the baker [more]

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