TMFBigFrog

Chuck Saletta

Chuck Saletta has been a regular Fool contributor since 2004. His investing style has been inspired by Benjamin Graham's Value Investing strategy, and he manages the real-money Inflation-Protected Income Growth portfolio on Fool.com based on many of Graham's principles. Chuck also can be found on the "Inside Value" discussion boards as a Home Fool.

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Tax Strategies board. 8:49 PM

Re: Sad News: Phil Marti

Phil will be missed. He was a good man and incredibly patient and kind on all things tax related. He put a human face on the IRS, which takes amazing skill.

The date and time of his passing does not go unnoticed. May he rest in [more]

Mon Apr 14

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Rule Your Retirement boards. 8:52 PM

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TMFBigFrog published an article 8:11 PM

2.5 Reasons to Hold On to Becton, Dickinson's Stock

Becton, Dickinson has a solid balance sheet, a well-covered dividend with room to keep growing as the company does, and a valuation that's not too far stretched.

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TMFBigFrog published an article 9:10 AM

This Is the Toughest Part of Investing

Keeping your wits about you while the market moves sharply against you.

Sun Apr 13

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Rule Your Retirement boards. 9:53 AM

Thu Apr 10

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TMFBigFrog replied to the iPIG Portfolio board. 11:14 PM

Re: Video Pick Review - MCD

And speaking of McDonald's...

...it was the only iPIG pick to rise in price in today's market selloff.

-Chuck
Inside Value Home Fool
Disclosure I own shares of McDonald's

Wed Apr 9

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TMFBigFrog replied to the iPIG Portfolio board. 11:41 PM

Re: Video Pick Review - MCD

Hi kelbon,

Anyway, this was prompted because I noticed that Morningstar considers McDonald's stock somewhat undervalued, while you think it slightly overvalued. Each to his own.

It wouldn't surprise me. I'd suspect that the [more]

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TMFBigFrog published an article 6:30 PM

It May Not Be Too Late to Reduce Your 2013 Taxes

You may still be able to reduce your 2013 taxes by contributing to a deductible retirement plan.

Tue Apr 8

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Inside Value boards. 10:43 PM

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TMFBigFrog published an article 12:45 PM

2.5 Reasons to Hold On to McDonald's Stock

McDonald's sports a solid balance sheet, a well-covered dividend with room to grow, and a valuation that's not too far stretched.

Mon Apr 7

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TMFBigFrog posted to the iPIG Portfolio board. 7:10 PM

Weekly Review Article

http://www.fool.com/investing/dividends-income/2014/04/07/th...

-Chuck
Inside Value Home Fool

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TMFBigFrog published an article 9:42 AM

This Dividend Portfolio Continues to Dominate

It's ahead of the market, even though that's not its primary focus. Let's talk about the latest from Union Pacific, Genuine Parts, and Raytheon.

Sat Apr 5

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Inside Value boards. 1:52 PM

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 12:05 AM

Re: Email Hackers - Love 'em or Hate 'em?

Thanks!

-Chuck
Inside Value Home Fool

Fri Apr 4

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TMFBigFrog published an article 8:11 PM

Can't File Your 2013 Taxes on Time? Here's How to Get an IRS Extension

The IRS will offer you an automatic six-month extension to file (but not pay) your 2013 taxes, as long as you file form 4868 by April 15.

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Inside Value boards. 2:25 AM

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TMFBigFrog replied to the iPIG Portfolio board. 2:05 AM

Re: Video Pick Review -- UNP, CSX

kelbon,

You're almost starting to sound like me, my friend. You're absolutely right that it takes more than just a decent debt-to-equity ratio to make a company a worthwhile investment. That's why this portfolio uses multiple factors [more]

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