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TheEvilDrP replied to the Paying For College board. 3 hours ago

Re: Getting to that number

I would like to hear more about how people got or are striving to get to that number. Hearing that you lived below your means or made savings a priority is less helpful than hearing, I rebalanced my stocks yearly and switched to cd's or bonds when [more]

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Minxie's Millions board. 1:27 AM

Re: Update

Yep.

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Sun Mar 29

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Paying For College board. 3:02 PM

Re: Getting to that number

...I will suggest public universities to my kids but truth of the matter is neither I or my siblings went to one...

...The deficit can be make up with loans.


I have been struggling with college savings lately as I don't think [more]

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TheEvilDrP posted to the Minxie's Millions board. 2:50 PM

Update

I started planting our garden today; we live in a tiny apartment so we're doing a container garden on the patio. I've got some great grow buckets for the vegetables and we've planted strawberries and blueberries in pots. It's a new thing we're trying [more]

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Paying For College board. 3:58 AM

Re: Getting to that number

The average cost of college is not $50k/year; for that price, you are looking at private college.

In its most recent survey of college pricing, the College Board reports that a "moderate" college budget for an in-state public [more]

Tue Mar 24

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TheEvilDrP replied to the ROTJob's Cubicle board. 8:55 PM

Re: Honest to Dog work question

Yes, by golly, the lab does have a log sheet. It's not something I use very often, because it's this monstrous spreadsheet that is hard to navigate. There are so many samples coming in that it's tricky to search. It does not have a field for the [more]

Mon Mar 23

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TheEvilDrP replied to the ROTJob's Cubicle board. 10:50 PM

Re: Honest to Dog work question

We had a problem with the contractor saying one thing and the QA saying another regarding timing and such similar to this. The way we fixed it was to require that the contractor log in their inspection requests on a log sheet, annotating the date and [more]

Fri Mar 20

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Imp This Ride board. 9:12 PM

Re: Life goes on

tconi hit the nail on the head. My condolences on your loss.

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Mon Mar 16

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Minxie's Millions board. 8:52 AM

Re: TW and college

Ya. I think I will have enough for him to attend UNR provided they don't jump on the "high tuition" bandwagon. It's just disheartening to know that I make a good, solid, middle-class living and I'm still unable to save as much as we will [more]

Thu Mar 12

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TheEvilDrP replied to the ROTJob's Cubicle board. 7:58 PM

Re: So wrong

A bill that would restrict the right to marry to people of faith and would mandate all marriage licenses be approved by a member of the clergy was approved by the Oklahoma state House on Tuesday.

Just...wow. Talk about mixing church [more]

Tue Mar 3

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TheEvilDrP replied to the ROTJob's Cubicle board. 9:45 PM

Re: Things I'm considering adding to my resume

I'd be surprised if anyone actually read it. I might tuck some of those in the middle...hmm...good idea.

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TheEvilDrP replied to the ROTJob's Cubicle board. 9:43 PM

Re: Cards Against Humanity game

We've played it with six people (three couples) who all knew each other really well so it was a HOOT!

Some drinking was involved also.

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Imp This Ride board. 9:35 PM

Re: swim suits

Two-piece!

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Sat Feb 28

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Imp This Ride board. 9:16 AM

Re: Topic O' The Week: The Long Game

...many payback favors and goodwill throughout our organization.

This. This, I don't understand how to navigate and partly is why I am surprised I have risen as far as I have (which is not that far, TBH.) I don't know how to navigate [more]

Fri Feb 27

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Imp This Ride board. 10:58 PM

Re: Weekend Plans

Saturday: work and drop The Wombat at a friend's house.

Sunday: groceries, laundry and the bathroom.

It's been a week of Mondays,

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Wed Feb 25

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Imp This Ride board. 11:06 PM

Re: Topic O' The Week: The Long Game


I am fan of ^^this, just in case - however on my current project EVERYTHING in one's outlook inbox <90 days old gets deleted quarterly.
Everything.
So instead of relying on my email, I have to archive & save in other
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Sun Feb 22

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:43 PM

Re: Would you buy from them again?

Aren't you all paying down a boatload of debt? Why not just wash dishes by hand until you have the cash for a new dishwasher?

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Sat Feb 21

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TheEvilDrP posted to the Paying For College board. 1:39 PM

Free/cheap college internationally

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Thu Feb 19

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TheEvilDrP replied to the Imp This Ride board. 9:15 PM

Re: Food 'n' whatnot

M will chunk up about 5-6 medium potatoes, two onions, and a couple of carrots. Then he drop them in the crockpot with some spice and some chicken and lets it cook all day. Delish!

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Wed Feb 18

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TheEvilDrP replied to the ROTJob's Cubicle board. 11:00 PM

Re: So how cool is OKC becoming?

synchronicity, Texas resident

Well, now that you're a Texan, I'm not sure you have any room to talk. :-P

For example, were you aware that in 2010, Texas removed Thomas Jefferson from the social studies textbooks?
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