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Tue Mar 18

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dbphd replied to the Retired Fools board. 8:26 PM

Re: Whew! Snow here is HEAVY!

Trini,

OC is generally thought of as south of LA. It seems from 92° that you were in the hot interior rather than near the coast. The last few weeks highs in the Santa Barbara area, about a hour north of LA, have been in the mid to high [more]

Sat Mar 15

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dbphd replied to the Retired Fools board. 12:53 PM

Re: Whew! Snow here is HEAVY!

My experience with snow was in the mountains of southern CA where my aunt had a house. Our car could be covered in snow, but we knew that less than a half hour drive would get us in the clear. We live in Montecito, a small town adjacent to Santa [more]

Sat Feb 22

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dbphd replied to the Inheritance Strategies board. 3:38 PM

Re: Educating Myself To Educate My Parents

In addition to the good advice provided by 2gifts, I'd add that why would your mother want to contravene the will that left her the house when she can let your sister live in it (rent free if she wishes) without transferring title.

My dad [more]

Sun Feb 16

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dbphd replied to the Retirement Investing board. 2:11 PM

Re: Asset Allocation

Chasing highs and selling lows seems like a good way of contributing to your broker's wealth, but not your own. That seems stupid to me.

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Sat Feb 15

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dbphd replied to the Retirement Investing board. 2:19 PM

Re: Asset Allocation

I think it's wise to minimize the cost of investing with no-load low-fee funds. I think it's also wise to minimize the time you devote to your investments with a simple plan. I like Vanguard index funds, and think you can do well with just a few, [more]

Fri Feb 14

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dbphd posted to the Mastering Quicken board. 2:19 PM

Q 2007 v 2014

I used the original Q 2007 for Mac and now use the rewrite of 2007 for the Intel Mac and OS X. Does Q 2014 Deluxe run on the Mac and is it a worthwhile upgrade? Q Essential was said to be inadequate for those of us used to the features of 2007. [more]

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