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Thu Mar 5

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:41 PM

Re: 7-yr loans allow car-stock arbitrage

if only the loan weren't on a depreciating asset!

Sun Feb 22

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:47 PM

Re: Moody's Cuts Russia Credit Rating To Junk

>> Moody's Cuts Russia Credit Rating To Junk


you mean they weren't already junk status?

oh yeah, these are the same ratings agencies that gave us the AAA-rated CDO-Squared

Wed Jan 28

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:24 PM

Re: Consider it a charitable contribution...

i'll take one of those charitable contributions if you're still feeling generous

Mon Jan 26

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JasperCapital posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:32 PM

hotel idea

I stay in hotels 2-3 nights during most weeks.
It always peeves me that they charge the same rate every night, when their marginal cost is highest on the first night (for which they have to turn over the room - sheets and towels and everything) - [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:22 PM

Re: Thomas Piketty and Bill Gates

>>Why would Bill Gates be interested in what Thomas Piketty macroeconomist has to say, other than being polite? Gates has generated huge amounts of wealth, I dare venture that macroeconomist Piketty has produced almost none. Why would Gates be [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:19 PM

Re: Feeling the Wealth

>>NAFTA turns 20: Mexico is pact's biggest winner


the funny thing is, why would anyone have thought the US would come out the victor?

the globalists will tell us everybody is better off with more trade due to [more]

Sat Jan 24

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JasperCapital replied to the When Life Gives You Lemons board. 11:29 PM

Re: Tamara's Story

am I the only one to notice that 28,000 isn't the amount that's going to makr or break retirement? You gotta start somewhere, but 28,000 isn'y even the investment minimum for the mutual funds with some of the lowest expense ratioss from plaes like [more]

Thu Jan 22

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:00 PM

Re: Party Is Over, Wiliston ND On The Brink

I have been telling them on City Data forums. A lot are just whistling past the grave yard. 20,000 would be about 3 percent of the entire population of North Dakota, not the working population, the entire population. 100,000 would be over 13 [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:58 PM

Re: Party Is Over, Wiliston ND On The Brink

this is classic boom-bust cycle
the only amazing thing is if people didn't think it would happen

Fri Jan 16

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:26 PM

Re: 1st Bank Closure of 2015

>> 1st Bank Closure of 2015


I am curious about whether anyone factors this into any investment decisions?

Sun Jan 4

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:40 PM

Re: UPS & FedEx raise prices.

CHICAGO -- United Parcel Service (UPS) and FedEx (FDX) are rolling out pricing systems to curb online retailers' large package sizes. That means, of course, higher rates.

Starting Monday, UPS and FedEx will no longer charge for U.S.
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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:17 PM

Re: A cancer tale for Wendy

>>Just another piece of info that may or may not be an option. Proton radiation therapy. The only reason I know about it is a friend of mine is an oncologist and he operates the treatment center in town. Supposed to be much better with less [more]

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JasperCapital replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:09 PM

Re: A cancer tale for Wendy

smufty-
I am an oncologist and the tale you share is all too common.

I got so frustrated with the system that I got board certified in palliative care in order to work on the other side of the system, and now work for a company that aims [more]

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