TMFGalagan

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Mon Oct 8

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Toyota Motor (TM) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Constellation Brands (STZ) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Southwest Airlines (LUV) will Outperform the S&P 500

Mon Sep 24

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TMFGalagan replied to the Last RoundUp board. 7:00 AM

Re: Poll: Converting Trad-IRA to Roth-IRA?

The stretch IRA was significantly hampered for estate planning recently.

Bankersfate - I believe (and hope) that your citation is mistaken. Ed Slott's usually pretty good at parsing out IRA stuff - I'll need to double-check [more]

Wed Sep 19

CAPS Underperform Pitch

TMFGalagan wrote about Tilray, Inc. (TLRY) . 2:48 PM

TLRY Underperform

Short squeeze has sent this to $40 billion market cap, which is ridiculous.

Caps Pick

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Tilray, Inc. (TLRY) will Underperform the S&P 500

Wed Sep 5

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TMFGalagan replied to the Great Movies board. 4:58 PM

Re: Getting Shawshanked

This used to happen to me a lot more than it does now. When the inevitable multiple commercial breaks are fully five to six minutes long each, it kills the incentive to watch to the end.

Doesn't mean I won't punch up the DVR to [more]

Mon Sep 3

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Iridium Communications (IRDM) will Outperform the S&P 500

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National Beverage (FIZZ) will Outperform the S&P 500

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LendingTree (TREE) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Tencent Holdings (TCEHY) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Stag Industrial (STAG) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Lululemon Athletica (LULU) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Amazon (AMZN) will Outperform the S&P 500

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ADT Inc. (ADT) will Outperform the S&P 500

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Caesars Entertainment (CZR) will Outperform the S&P 500

Thu Aug 30

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TMFGalagan replied to the Retirement Investing board. 1:59 PM

Re: SS Claiming Strategies for Singles

What is the primary reason to suspend now?

Hi Pete -
In my opinion, the best situation to suspend is when you've already filed previously and it's too late to withdraw your application, but you've changed your mind [more]

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TMFGalagan replied to the Retirement Investing board. 1:57 PM

Re: SS Claiming Strategies for Singles

Hi AJ - If you look lower down on the SSA page you cited, there's a section marked "effective April 30, 2016" that reads in part as follows:

If you request voluntary suspension on or after April 30, 2016, we will only [more]

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TMFGalagan replied to the Retirement Investing board. 10:39 AM

Re: SS Claiming Strategies for Singles

Hi AJ - The article I cited with Kitces' commentary was published the day that the president signed the bill into law.

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TMFGalagan replied to the Retirement Investing board. 7:59 AM

Re: SS Claiming Strategies for Singles

Financial planner Michael Kitces made a compelling argument back in late 2015 for why this option would be no longer available after the file-and-suspend law changes that took effect after the AARP article was apparently written.

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