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. Chuck also can be found on the "Inside Value" discussion boards as a Home Fool.

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TMFBigFrog published an article 7:36 AM

How to Plan for Retirement in Your 70s and Beyond

Your plan for retirement in your 70s or beyond should take advantage of the fact that most rules surrounding retirement expect you to be retired by that age.

Tue Apr 26

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TMFBigFrog replied to the iPIG Portfolio board. 2:28 AM

Re: Total Portfolio Review -- Part IV: BDX

Hi Gene --

Why the hurry? Do you fear a nose dive?

I don't think I'm in any particular hurry, and I don't have any out-of-the-ordinary fear of a nose dive. What's your perspective on the company and its stock? Like I said, I [more]

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TMFBigFrog posted to the iPIG Portfolio board. 1:33 AM

Total Portfolio Review -- Part IV: BDX

Becton, Dickinson, & Co. (NYSE: BDX) is the fourth pick in the list of our investments posted here: [more]

Mon Apr 25

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TMFBigFrog published an article 10:02 AM

How to Plan for Retirement in Your 60s

To plan for retirement in your 60s, take advantage of the flexibility offered to you in this transition decade.

Sat Apr 23

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Inside Value boards. 2:08 PM

Fri Apr 22

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TMFBigFrog published an article 7:42 AM

How to Plan for Retirement in Your 50s

Your plan for retirement in your 50s has tools available to it that didn't exist in your younger years.

Thu Apr 21

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TMFBigFrog posted to the iPIG Portfolio board. 1:19 AM

Total Portfolio Review -- Part III: BAC

Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) is the third pick in the list of our investments posted here: http://boards.fool.com/confession-is-good-for-the-pocketbook... [more]

Sun Apr 17

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Stock Advisor boards. 11:51 PM

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Inside Value boards. 7:15 PM

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TMFBigFrog published an article 7:40 AM

How to Plan for Retirement in Your 40s

To plan for your retirement, your 40s is likely a critical time in that journey.

Sat Apr 16

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TMFBigFrog posted to the iPIG Portfolio board. 5:08 PM

Total Portfolio Review -- Part II: AFL

Aflac (NYSE: AFL) is the second in the list of our investments listed here: http://boards.fool.com/confession-is-good-for-the-pocketbook... . That makes [more]

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TMFBigFrog replied to the iPIG Portfolio board. 4:19 PM

Re: Confession is Good for the Pocketbook

Hi Kelbon --

Glad to be back, and glad you re-found the board. You (and anyone else reading) are encouraged to participate. The "learning together" part of the Fool's mission has always been the most powerful part of the site for [more]

Thu Apr 14

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TMFBigFrog posted to the iPIG Portfolio board. 12:41 AM

Total Portfolio Review -- Part I: ADT

ADT (NYSE: ADT) is the first pick in the list of our investments posted here: http://boards.fool.com/confession-is-good-for-the-pocketbook... . That makes [more]

Wed Apr 13

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Inside Value boards. 11:48 PM

Sun Apr 10

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TMFBigFrog replied to the iPIG Portfolio board. 7:17 PM

Re: Random update

Thanks, Karen --

I've learned a lot about investing by participating in Foolish activities, both as a member and as a paid contractor. I've also gone out and earned a finance MBA, and I have to tell you -- the Foolish education has been a [more]

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TMFBigFrog posted to the iPIG Portfolio board. 4:56 PM

Confession is Good for the Pocketbook

One of the best parts of running the iPIG portfolio was the benefits I got from managing the money in public. I had to justify each purchase, hold, and sale, which forced me to try to dispassionately review each position and potential investment both [more]

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TMFBigFrog published an article 6:44 AM

How to Plan for Retirement in Your 30s

To plan for retirement in your 30s, take advantage of the balance you have between a reasonable income, relatively low expenses, and a decent amount of time.

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TMFBigFrog replied to the Inside Value boards. 5:39 AM

Sun Apr 3

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TMFBigFrog posted to the iPIG Portfolio board. 2:56 PM

Random update

In January of this year, I broke my arm in a skiing accident. Managing our portfolio took a back seat to the recovery, my Fool work took a backseat to 'get as much done as possible on my primary project at my day job', and my portfolio strategy of [more]

Tue Mar 22

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TMFBigFrog posted to the Inside Value boards. 12:05 AM

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