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Sat May 21

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bacon replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 8:34 AM

Re: OT - Good Browsers

I use Firefox--Mozilla does a pretty good job (not perfect; it's an arms race) of protecting privacy and privacy options with frequent upgrades.

In the mean time, here are a couple of URLs to instructions on how to vastly reduce Microsoft's [more]

Sat Apr 2

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bacon replied to the Tax Strategies board. 6:59 PM

Re: Canadian Dividend Tax

I'm not sure of the process, if any, for a tax-deferred/free accounts....

I ran into this with some Canadian bank stocks I held in my IRA. TDA wanted me to fill out an NR301 for that, too.

This was a couple of years ago; the [more]

Sat Mar 19

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bacon replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 8:50 AM

Re: Weekly Trade Ledgers 3/14/2016

I've never had a problem downloading the file - just click the Download file button. Today, however, I get the 404 - Not Found error message.
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Any ideas ?


None from me. I just tried both links again; this time I got [more]

Fri Mar 18

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bacon replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 10:51 AM

Re: Weekly Trade Ledgers 3/14/2016

That's weird. I'll try again....

The problem persists. A problem with the Wiki server?


Intermittent problem? It came down for me on the second post.

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Sat Feb 27

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bacon replied to the Tax Strategies board. 7:19 PM

Re: Excess HSA Contribution

You'll be penalized each year until the excess is withdrawn.

Thanks, I guess.

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bacon posted to the Tax Strategies board. 3:03 PM

Excess HSA Contribution

TaxACT tells me my wife made a small excess contribution to her HSA. The tax on that is chump change, so I'm inclined to pay the bill and walk away. However.

Will that tax actually be assessed only for tax year 2015, the year of the excess [more]

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