StockGoddess

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Wed Mar 5

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StockGoddess replied to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 9:42 PM

Re: 2013-14 honda accord-avoid ?

The 2013 was a redesign. I know V4 accords use a timing chain instead of a timing belt. Maybe the V6 belt had issues?

I just haven't seen any obvious explanation.

Whatever it was, to go from "red circle" to "black [more]

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StockGoddess posted to the Buying and Maintaining a Car board. 10:32 AM

2013-14 honda accord-avoid ?

Consumers reports gave the 13 accord it's highest rating when it came out. This year it got the black circle of death and "used cars to avoid". What happened? Can't find anything on the web...buying a car this year guess i will go Toyota ?

Mon Mar 3

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StockGoddess replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 7:31 PM

Re: Don't do this....

I recently priced out getting an MBA at my local branch of a state college. $18,000 for the whole thing. For $200k you could do Harvard or Princeton. Educated idiot. For less than $200k I plan to send two kids for four year degrees after which both [more]

Mon Feb 24

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StockGoddess polled the Tax Strategies board. 2:52 PM

Poll: Tax on internet purchases

My new CPA wants me to add up internet purchases for the year and pay tax. Previous one didn't . Curious what percent of people do this . Do you pay taxes on your internet shopping?

Mon Feb 3

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StockGoddess replied to the Retirement Investing board. 10:25 PM

Re: You may be saving too much for retirement

You know I recently made a spreadsheet. One column laid out all current expenses. In the next I eliminated those that were unnecessary. In the third I listed current and added anything extra I might need in retirement and eliminated those things that [more]

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StockGoddess replied to the Retirement Investing board. 10:16 PM

Re: You may be saving too much for retirement

I actually think I need two million. I want to travel and eat well..

Sun Feb 2

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StockGoddess replied to the Best Travel Spots/Tips board. 10:34 PM

Re: laundry

We did two weeks in Europe, went to a laundomat in Paris early one morning.

Four people. One backpack apiece. Rick Steves. Two loads washed everyone's clothes. Yes, the jeans were hard to deal with, I did resort to washing them in the shower [more]

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StockGoddess replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 10:20 PM

Re: Acct's. Depleted..School Lunches Dumped

I wonder how these elementary aged kids felt about having their lunch trashed in front of all their classmates.

Humiliated.

By the people in charge.

Think that'll leave a mark on the psyche?

Hmmmm...

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StockGoddess replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 10:15 PM

Re: A Liberal Society

More than 50% of all personal US bankrupcies are due to medical bills that people can't pay. Even people with insurance. I wonder what the percentage is in Canada...


I'm thinking....zero?

Sat Feb 1

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StockGoddess posted to the ROTJob's Cubicle board. 12:01 AM

In good job news

I am liking my new job so far, although it looks like I'm going to be busier than a long tailed cat in a room full of rocking chairs.

My new manager is actually respectful, and polite, and nice, rather than abusive like my ex manager, [more]

Fri Jan 31

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StockGoddess replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:44 PM

Re: The Horrors of Obamacare?

"1. You can put your adult children under the age of 26 on your own insurance policy."


And pay more. Actually, you see, the deadbeat unemployed kid expects the working father to pay for his freeloading. Same for the daughter [more]

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StockGoddess replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:39 PM

Re: The Nutjobs Strike Again

Obama needed someone with Washington experience, and someone with similar views. He was a good choice, and could be POTUS if the need arose. I can't say that about Palin. The thought chills me.

My daughter plays this video game where [more]

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StockGoddess replied to the Great Movies board. 11:25 PM

Re: A word to the wise

He might have been able to save 12 lives and prevented 70 from being injured in Aurora in 2012...

This is the fantasy of all gun owners. They could be the hero and shoot the bad guy in a crowded theater. This assumes the perfect aim [more]

Tue Jan 21

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StockGoddess replied to the Best Travel Spots/Tips board. 7:12 PM

Re: Switzerland

Best meal in Switzerland. Chicken fondue, beer, played the mountain horn...

http://www.manotel.com/edelweiss/en

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StockGoddess replied to the Estate Planning and the Fool board. 7:08 PM

Re: when executor drops out

Reason 2003 why a family member should not be the executor of an estate...

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StockGoddess replied to the Great Movies board. 7:05 PM

Re: A word to the wise

Yeesh.

I guess they could use this in their "please put away cell phone" message before the movie.

"Please put away your cell phone or the nut job behind you might shoot you."

Although who goes to a [more]

Wed Jan 1

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StockGoddess posted to the Millionaire Fools board. 1:01 AM

Happy new year

You crazy millionaires

To those who haven't made it yet, they say the second million is easier than the first, so skip the first and just work on the second...

Tue Dec 3

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StockGoddess posted to the Owning Rental Property board. 3:17 PM

Put 'em in a LLC?

My lawyer suggests all rentals should be in an LLC to protect other household assets.

However, just chatted with my mortgage broker and she says you can't borrow directly from an LLC. Says Freddy and Fanny will only loan to humans, and all [more]

Sun Nov 24

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StockGoddess posted to the Mutual Funds board. 5:11 PM

Need tools to eval funds

Hiya!

I have a 401k that's moving to IRA. A financial person made me a theoretical return sheet showing my current funds back tested 10 years vs hers. Thing is I don't agree with some of the assumptions. Are there tools out there with which [more]

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