JonathanRoth

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JonathanRoth replied to the Ask The Headhunter board. 10:17 AM

Re: Resume: most-recent experience or most-relevant

Depending upon your philosophy there are several answers.

First philosophy

The purpose of a resume is to get an interview. Any questions raised due to holes in your resume are likely to get you rejected. An alternative is to create [more]

Mon Dec 15

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JonathanRoth replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 1:33 PM

Re: Liberals Flunk National Security Test AGAIN

With the publication of Diane Feistein's Report, liberals once again flunk the test of being trustworthy custodians of national security.

This topic reminds me of Nixon's Christmas bombing of Cambodia. The Cambodians knew we were [more]

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JonathanRoth replied to the Replies I'd Like To Make board. 11:45 AM

Re: Try to take the high road

As a landlord I often perform a Google search on prospective tenants. Never know what you'll find.

The problem with that is that sometimes people can have the same name. My dad has the same name as a 2nd or 3rd cousin and that guy [more]

Sun Dec 14

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JonathanRoth replied to the Photography board. 11:35 PM

Re: Note cards - 2014 edition

Wonderful, just what I was looking for.

Thanks.

I just ordered magnetic buttons for my mother for next week from Bay Photo. I'll let everyone know how they turn out.

Jack

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JonathanRoth replied to the Photography board. 10:49 PM

Re: Note cards - 2014 edition

Hi PucksFool,

Nice pictures. I've made note cards for my mother and am working on refrigerator magnets for her. The note cards I've printed at home and Costco and I'm looking at Bay Photo for the magnets. Who, if anyone, are you using for [more]

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JonathanRoth replied to the Replies I'd Like To Make board. 10:46 PM

Re: Try to take the high road

Landlords are also known to pre-screen tenant applicants' FB pages. It doesn't help to look like a ranting loon.

As a landlord I often perform a Google search on prospective tenants. Never know what you'll find.

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JonathanRoth replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 2:03 PM

Re: Feeling old...

Kids these days don't know how good they have it. I remember having to tell the computer to run a program, WITH WORDS.

I remember telling the computer how to run a program without WORDS, actually 8 bit words, but that's a different [more]

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JonathanRoth replied to the Replies I'd Like To Make board. 1:58 PM

Re: Try to take the high road

Happy Balloon day!

Thanks for being active, I look forward to your posts.

Jack

Sat Dec 13

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JonathanRoth replied to the Owning Rental Property board. 4:59 PM

Re: Owner finance rental property to renter

Your current equity, assuming 10% sales cost = 52,000 ($200k-$128k-$20k)
Stated profit of $111,000 from your OP.

Unless there's something I'm missing, you're doubling your money (from $52k to $111k) in 14 years which is about a 3% annual [more]

Fri Dec 12

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JonathanRoth replied to the Photography board. 12:35 PM

Re: God's telling you that you have too much mon

If you were happy with Company X, could you provide the name off-line if desired.

My wife is asking why my pictures aren't selling like his.

Thanks,

Jack

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JonathanRoth replied to the Photography board. 11:16 AM

Re: God's telling you that you have too much mon

Maybe I can get rich too?

https://www.flickr.com/photos/31997995@N02/3177287101/


Yes you can. While your work is wonderful and advice exquisite. I recommend [more]

Wed Dec 10

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JonathanRoth replied to the Owning Rental Property board. 9:10 PM

Re: Looking to lease business/warehouse space

Location is NOT an issue for me,

Have you considered the safer parts of Detroit, Greece, South Africa?
This a national/international board.

Jack

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JonathanRoth replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:07 PM

Re: well, that solves that problem

I had picked up some Royal Dutch a couple years ago, over other oil companies, for the attractive yield. Made a discovery: there is a limit to the credit I can get for foreign taxes withheld on dividends. The RDS plus the TU put me over that [more]

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JonathanRoth posted to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 12:18 PM

Got in trouble today

DW was explaining how I should park the car differently.
I asked her if bitch and moan was two verbs or a noun and verb.

I hope to get released from the hospital soon.

Mon Dec 8

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JonathanRoth replied to the Retirement Investing board. 6:07 PM

Re: Market has risen but my Retirement totals haven'

For reasons I'm too lazy to mention, but have been previously discussed either on this board, except in unusual circumstances, which do not appear to apply to you, I and many other board members are generally against annuities.

BTW: Unless [more]

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JonathanRoth replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 11:39 AM

Re: An analysis of my current positions

If a drug gives you several extra years of life, not only years but quality years of feeling good,is nearly always effective and has far fewer side effects and risks than other drugs, it is a bargain at $100,000. Because of the medical expenses [more]

Fri Dec 5

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JonathanRoth replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 4:00 PM

Re: I lasted three days

I keep banging my head on my desk while reading these board. Yet I come back the next day to read some more posts.

I just happen to have the following link in my copy buffer from a reply to a very recent post on the Retirement [more]

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JonathanRoth replied to the Retirement Investing board. 3:54 PM

Re: invest SS if don't need $

Didn't we just have this discussion?

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JonathanRoth replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 12:20 PM

Re: I lasted three days

Food that retaliates is easier to give up.

I've given up some food for allergies. When asked how can I live without it, my reply giving it up is as easy as stopping banging your head into a wall.

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