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PSUEngineer replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 2:52 PM

Re: Moritz Boehringer

Someone shouldn't be picked up because they love the game. Only if you have the skills that a teams needs.

If the draft selection process was based on love the game, what round do you think you'll be drafted?

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PSUEngineer replied to the Retirement Investing board. 2:44 PM

Re: Withdrawal Rate plus COLA

Well, sure I assumed that. Because he said, "The 'normal' suggested withdrawal after one retires..." The "normal" 4% rule is Bengen's rule.

Since intercst is an active poster here on TMF and his 4% SWR study has [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 2:33 PM

Re: Cell phone question

Anyway, my understanding is that the unlocked 5s or 6s iPhones are really dual mode units, both GSM & CDMA are built in, and it's the local carrier that determines which is used, GSM for at&t, CDMA for Verizon.. makes sense, as it means [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 2:16 PM

Re: Possible recruiting violations

Why would that be worse?

Did you fall asleep when they were talking about Laremy Tunsil? Smoking on a bong and taking money from a coach.

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PSUEngineer replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 4:57 PM

Re: Possible recruiting violations

It could be worse. You could be an Ole Miss fan.

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PSUEngineer replied to the Retirement Investing board. 4:56 PM

Re: 2015 Update: Real-Life Retiree Investment Return

I have noticed you are taking flying lessons.

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PSUEngineer replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 4:41 PM

Re: Cell phone question

To use a foreign SIM chip in the phone, you need the phone to be unlocked.

One reason why I liked being a Verizon customer - the phone comes unlocked.

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PSUEngineer replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 4:26 PM

Re: Cell phone question

The main reason for doing this is that you get your actual US phone number. If this isn't important you can get a phone and SIM card in Europe.

If you really need people to contact you with your actual US phone number, then I see your [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:02 PM

Re: Amazon's Prime propels it to record profits

I've made my views on the Daily Mail known before, no need to do it again :)

I nominate the Daily Mail for the Feste Award.

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PSUEngineer replied to the Atheist Fools board. 3:56 PM

Re: A feel good story for a change

I feel different about the story.

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PSUEngineer replied to the Retirement Investing board. 3:41 PM

Re: Withdrawal Rate plus COLA

Well, of course. You can do anything you want.

But that's not the Bengen 4% rule, which is the "normal 4% rule" that he asked about.
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PSUEngineer replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 3:24 PM

Re: High Pain Tolerance Leads to More Friends?

I would guess that many of the PA posters have a very low pain tolerance.

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PSUEngineer replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 3:18 PM

Re: Possible recruiting violations

So I watch the Raiders first

I feel your pain.

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PSUEngineer replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 3:05 PM

Re: Possible recruiting violations

Or...was that just a jab to see if I would stick my head up so you could shoot it? :)

It wouldn't be a sports board if we were jabbing. Or if you are a Ravens fan, stabbing you in the back.

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PSUEngineer replied to the Retirement Investing board. 2:52 PM

Re: Withdrawal Rate plus COLA

You only use 4% to figure out the dollar amount of the initial withdrawal.
After that first year, you never use 4% again. Never.


You can if you want to. You can reset your initial withdrawal.

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PSUEngineer replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 2:50 PM

Re: Cell phone question

If your phone doesn't have GSM it won't work there.
Many carriers that are CDMA only in the US will provide you a temporary GSM phone for free while you are traveling...but you have to call and ask.


The problem with this is that [more]

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PSUEngineer posted to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 2:39 PM

Possible recruiting violations

Now we know how Alabama wins all their games.

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PSUEngineer replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 2:38 PM

Re: Crazy?

But from my recollection, you seem to have always slam him in many ways...his playing ability, obviously. You do it quite often, even after it's quite evident to many here that he's not NFL QB material. Your post after I simply said he was just a [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 2:31 PM

Re: FICO Question

It would be more accurate to say that FICO estimates how likely you are to repay your debt, rather than your ability to do so. Bear in mind that the score was created for lenders, who care far more about whether you *will* repay the debt than [more]

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PSUEngineer replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 2:29 PM

Re: Cell phone question

DW is off to Spain for about 7 weeks and our Android Galaxy S3 apparently can't be adapted for use in Europe (at least according to our cell phone service provider, Ting). The best solution I can think of is for her to either get a burner there [more]

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