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Frank Goodman

General Information

Name:
Frank Goodman
Fool Since:
May 10 2011
Where I Live:
Boulder, Colorado
Where I Grew Up:
Los Angeles, California
Gender:
Male

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
Medium High
Risk Tolerance:
Medium High
Investing Style:
Motley (i.e. Anything goes!)
Portfolio Size:
Large (12 or more Stocks)
Types of Investments:
Up until now, RB stocks
Stocks I Own:
See investing favorites

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
Night school GED high school diploma, 3 semesters at Santa Monica City College studying electronics, Completed a course at Control Data Institute studying mainframe computer programming. On the job sheet metal, precision machining, bus boy, movie theatre "usher", Fast food employee, construction labor, Outside Sales Rep for office equipment store , grocery "box boy", Home Building Contractor, New Home Developer, Lumber Mill laborer, Plastics Extrusion machine operator, Dept. of Fish & Game "Stream Guard" in Alaska , On the water navigation (U.S. Navy ), CEO of my own mfg Corp, Oh, and stuffing pickles in a pickle factory...
Job Title
I am a 72 yr old retiree and my only income is S.S.and investing
Former Jobs
Many and varied.

Interests

Great Books Read Recently:
A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking, Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis, The Language of God by Francis S. Collins, Crime and Punishment by Fyoder Dostoyevsky, Bible
Book Currently Reading:
Bible

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An Interview with gettinsumcoffeee

Last updated: 5/10/2017
The Fool:
What is your favorite techno gadget?
gettinsumcoffeee:
STILL WAITING FOR A SMART PHONE THAT DOUBLES AS AN ELECTRIC RAZOR.
The Fool:
What other financial products or services do you use?
gettinsumcoffeee:
CHARLES SCHWAB.
The Fool:
What's been your best investment to date, and how did you discover it?
gettinsumcoffeee:
MY WIFE...MET HER ON A BLIND DATE 45 years ago
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My Story

I have learned that the only thing I can control is my attitude.