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eddietheinvestor replied to the Retired Fools board. 7:29 PM

Re: contributing to Roth IRA

Thank you, inparadise, for your response.

I should have clarified what I meant when I said that I can't contribute now to my Roth IRA. Years ago, when I had more money and my wife made a better salary than now (now she makes minimum wage), [more]

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eddietheinvestor posted to the Retired Fools board. 5:52 PM

contributing to Roth IRA

I am 50 and have another 15 years to go before I can retire. When I do my taxes, I get hurt by the large amount of income I get from dividends in my regular (taxed) stock portfolio. It really cuts into my refund, and I wish I had contributed to my [more]

Wed Mar 26

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eddietheinvestor posted to the Tax Strategies board. 7:56 PM

children's account

I have two kids, a 17 year old who probably will go to college and a 14 year old who definitely will. Each has a UGTMA account, a Coverdell account, and a college CD (like a 529). I am concerned that my 17 year old is almost 18 (which puts him in [more]

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eddietheinvestor commented on an article. 4:13 PM

An Investor's Guide to Master Limited Partnerships

Very helpful article. You mentioned KMP but what about KMR? I believe that with KMR there are no dividends. You don't pay taxes as long as you own KMR, but then you have to pay a lot of taxes when you sell. Is that correct?

Mon Mar 10

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eddietheinvestor commented on an article. 4:45 PM

2 Reasons Investors Are Frustrated With Chevron

Most of the oil companies are significantly trailing the S&P index for the past year. CVX is in the same company as XOM, COP, and others. Things will turn around. And CVX offers a generous dividend, It might be a good time to

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Wed Mar 5

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eddietheinvestor commented on an article. 7:22 PM

The Obama Budget: What Every Taxpayer Should Know

Malclave, I agree with you. It's interesting that most of the Motley Fool articles seem to be anti-conservative and to be very supportive of all of Obama's policies. I'm not saying that the Fool should do the opposite, of course.

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Thu Feb 27

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eddietheinvestor commented on an article. 6:12 PM

This Technology Is Our Only Real Shot at Addressing Climate Change, and It Could Make You Rich in th

It's good to know that all Motley Fool articles are approved by the White House before they can be put on the website.

Sun Feb 23

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eddietheinvestor commented on an article. 4:47 PM

Why Groupon Inc Shares Tumbled

This is the lowest the Groupon share price has been since the days of President Hamilton.

Wed Feb 12

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eddietheinvestor commented on an article. 5:27 PM

How Can ConEd Keep Issuing Dividends?

The article's title deceptively suggests that ConEd will stop being able to afford to pay dividends. Of course, they can. The title is misleading.

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