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TMFBigFrog replied to the Millionaire Fools board. 9:54 PM

Re: Is There Anybody out There

If there's a post of yours you don't want to see remain visible, go ahead and click the 'report this post'. In your note with the report, indicate that it's your post and that you want it removed.

It might take a day or [more]

Wed Nov 15

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TMFBigFrog posted to the iPIG Portfolio board. 1:57 AM

Resumed Reviews Part XIV: HAS

Hasbro was the fourteenth stock mentioned in this post: http://boards.fool.com/probably-time-to-resume-reviews-32756... , which makes it next up for [more]

Sat Nov 4

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Inside Value boards. 10:07 AM

Mon Oct 23

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Retirement Investing board. 1:51 AM

Re: How do you handle recessions and market down

Thanks, Rayvt --

When stated like that, does it even make kitchen-table sense?

Actually, the bond ladder method follows a very similar withdrawal strategy to the target allocation method. No magic prediction ability needed, [more]

Sun Oct 22

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Retirement Investing board. 6:30 PM

Re: How do you handle recessions and market down

Thanks, CNC

What it doesn't do is protect against the incessant inflation we have experienced during most of my long life.

It won't protect against unexpected inflation, but it is fairly straightforward to set a bond [more]

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Retirement Investing board. 12:50 PM

Re: How do you handle recessions and market downturn

The longer I plan for retirement, the more a fan I become of using a bond ladder as a withdrawal strategy. Here's a summary of my own current thinking on the use of a bond ladder:

In good times or in bad, the maturing bonds provide the [more]

Sun Oct 15

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Tax Strategies board. 11:41 PM

Re: RMDs

Hi Patrick --

First -- thank you for your service to our country. Much appreciated.

Second -- congratulations on having such a great opportunity in front of you where you can forecast a $5 million net worth 31 years out. It may very [more]

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TMFBigFrog posted to the iPIG Portfolio board. 10:18 PM

Resumed Review Part XIII: HAL

Halliburton (NYSE: HAL) was the thirteenth stock mentioned in this post: http://boards.fool.com/probably-time-to-resume-reviews-32756... , which makes it next [more]

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TMFBigFrog posted to the iPIG Portfolio board. 12:13 AM

Resumed Reviews Part XII: GPN

Global Payments (NYSE: GPN) was the twelfth investment listed in this post: http://boards.fool.com/probably-time-to-resume-reviews-32756... , which makes it [more]

Sat Oct 14

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TMFBigFrog replied to the iPIG Portfolio board. 11:32 PM

Re: TXN

Are there business reasons why that can sustain a 15% growth?

Texas Instruments is expected to grow revenues at a 3.6% pace next year and earnings at around a 10.5% rate over the next five years or so, according to Yahoo! [more]

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TMFBigFrog replied to the iPIG Portfolio board. 10:45 AM

Re: TXN

Aww, shucks. Thanks for the call out, Rich.

I view TI as a 'blind squirrel' moment in my investing career -- as in the old saying that even a blind squirrel finds the occasional nut.

Regards,
-Chuck

Inside [more]

Sun Oct 8

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TMFBigFrog posted to the iPIG Portfolio board. 8:12 PM

Resumed Reviews Part XI: GE

General Electric (NYSE: GE) was the eleventh investment listed in this post: http://boards.fool.com/probably-time-to-resume-reviews-32756... , which makes it [more]

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Inside Value boards. 11:36 AM

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TMFBigFrog replied to the iPIG Portfolio board. 8:38 AM

Re: Wacky Weed Winners

Hah! That's an interesting way to look at things, Rich.

Marijuana was not part of my initial investment thesis for either of those two companies. If they're both part of the craze now, though, I'll have to keep an eye out for [more]

Sat Oct 7

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TMFBigFrog posted to the iPIG Portfolio board. 11:27 PM

Resumed Reviews Part X: EXR

Extra Space REIT (NYSE: EXR) was the tenth stock listed in this post: http://boards.fool.com/probably-time-to-resume-reviews-32756... which makes it next up for [more]

Wed Sep 20

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TMFBigFrog posted to the iPIG Portfolio board. 12:34 AM

Resumed Reviews Part IX: EQR

Equity Residential (NYSE: EQR) would have been the ninth stock listed in this post http://boards.fool.com/probably-time-to-resume-reviews-32756... , which makes [more]

Sat Sep 16

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TMFBigFrog posted to the iPIG Portfolio board. 11:29 PM

Resumed Reviews Part VIII: ENB

Enbridge: (NYSE: ENB) was the eighth company mentioned in this post: http://boards.fool.com/probably-time-to-resume-reviews-32756... , which makes it next up [more]

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