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Fri Aug 28

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Patzer replied to the Replies I'd Like To Make board. 3:56 PM

Re: You should have a decision by now

So... why not actually post this reply? Perhaps with a few edges smoothed,

If my post on that thread was not understood, any other attempt I make at smoothed edges is unlikely to be understood.

. . . yes I know. I still [more]

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Patzer replied to the Imp This Ride board. 2:48 PM

Re: Update on Random Things

Here are all the summer injuries, all in a row:

That's an impressive list. You make me feel better about my sprained ankle, now 4 or 5 weeks into a projected 6 week healing period. (I'm not sure whether the podiatrist meant 6 weeks [more]

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Patzer posted to the Replies I'd Like To Make board. 2:32 PM

You should have a decision by now

No amount of rewards points will pay for 100% of a vacation.

High bonus rewards are typically associated with cards you don't really want to hold on to for a long time.

You've articulated a conservative fiscal attitude, and a lack [more]

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Patzer replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 11:02 AM

Re: Thinking about a new rewards card

I want to take her away for a vacation. We havent really done much together in the last 3 years, since DD joined our clan. Problem is, I really dont want to take the money from our e fund, and I also dont have money set for a vacation (we used it [more]

Wed Aug 26

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Patzer replied to the Running Fools board. 10:30 AM

Re: Akron Half Marathon - Sept 26

I'm close to Youngstown, so it's about an hour away from Akron.

I'm in the suburbs of Rochester, NY. I drove a bit over an hour to run the Buffalo Marathon; but with a 7 AM start time (same as Akron), I wanted a local hotel [more]

Fri Aug 21

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Patzer replied to the Imp This Ride board. 1:30 PM

Re: points of reference

Woody from Cheers.

That explains it. One of the many popular shows I've never watched.

Patzer
*REALLY* not plugged in to the pop culture

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Patzer replied to the Imp This Ride board. 12:03 PM

Re: points of reference

Heh. I'm just grateful my daughter no longer expects me to know who the current celebrities are, and is willing to explain when she wants to talk about them.

I remember Tim Curry in Rocky Horror and Annie! I have no idea who Woody Harrelson [more]

Wed Aug 12

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Patzer replied to the Mastering Quicken board. 1:57 PM

Re: Windows 10 and Quicken

I see Intuit is telling people not to switich to Windows 10 until Q 2016 is available. OTOH, Windows website says existing versions of Q 2013 are compataible. So what to do?

Microsoft wants you to get Win 10, so they'll tell you it [more]

Fri Aug 7

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Patzer replied to the Mastering Quicken board. 1:57 PM

Re: help with investment club distribution

. . . my question which is what is the easiest way for me to track all of this in Quicken given that right now, I hold some number of shares of the investment club which have a value and have appreciated. In place of those, I am about to become [more]

Wed Aug 5

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Patzer replied to the Tax Strategies board. 3:19 PM

Re: Online calc. to figure cost basis

When a lot becomes eligible for LT treatment, the number of shares and the cost basis for those shares are added to the long term line's total. No need to separate the lots any longer.

That depends on your plans for disposition of the [more]

Tue Aug 4

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Patzer replied to the Running Fools board. 11:39 AM

Re: RR: Hot Summers Night XXII

. . . 5-10 seconds of walking at every water stop

I've had other runners question why I wear a hydration belt for a 5 mile race. It's so short, right? But I can drink from my bottle without slowing down. Water stations are a challenge [more]

Sat Jul 18

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Patzer posted to the Running Fools board. 7:42 PM

RR: Shoreline Half Marathon

The Shoreline Multisport Festival is a two-day affair, with a half marathon, 5K, and kids' race today and a Duathlon and Triathlon tomorrow. I'm an indifferent cyclist and a slow swimmer, so I did the half today.

We had thunderstorms in the [more]

Fri Jul 17

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Patzer replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 2:36 PM

Re: What I spent/saved today

I appreciate the dialogue about the burger costing more than $17 because it's $17 less than I have to put towards debt. I need to think about every spending decision this way.

It's good that you're thinking this way now. When you do [more]

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Patzer replied to the An Open Letter board. 2:08 PM

Re: An Open Letter

. . . in the future slow down a little and be prepared that other drivers will do stupid things.

My daughter learned that from being t-boned by an uninsured motorist and having to live without her own wheels for a week. (An eternity, [more]

Wed Jul 15

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Patzer replied to the Fools Fighting Fat board. 10:46 AM

Re: Woo Hoo!

Next stop - 205

. . . and just a short journey from there to Onederland.

Congratulations!

Patzer

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Patzer replied to the An Open Letter board. 7:28 AM

Re: An Open Letter

That was much better stated than what I posted. Thank you.

Tue Jul 14

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Patzer replied to the Imp This Ride board. 4:12 PM

Re: Speaking of paperwork*

I've been looking at pay-as-you-go just because I'd heard they were cheaper; they probably are if you are used to buying phones - and I am not, since I usually get the el-cheapo "free with contract" and run it past contract time, lather [more]

Fri Jul 10

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Patzer posted to the Running Fools board. 3:21 PM

Boston Registration Dates Announced

The news is a bit old, as the dates were announced on July 1; but I didn't look until this week.

Registration will occur on a “rolling admission” schedule, beginning with the fastest qualifiers. On Monday, September 14, eligible runners [more]

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Patzer replied to the An Open Letter board. 2:03 PM

Re: An Open Letter

May the day come when all children, whether biracial or not, simply see that as a pretty flag with no political overtones. Not in my lifetime, but perhaps some day . . .

Patzer

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Patzer replied to the Divorce -- all about it board. 10:58 AM

Re: Loose ends

We've agreed on custody for the 3 kids (I get physical; joint legal), visitation schedule for him, asset division and how to split expenses for childcare and child activities (50%).

What else should we be covering? We're going through a
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