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hk2 replied to the Tax Strategies board. 7:20 PM

Re: Which is best account type for Options?

But then why does the brokerage (aka custodian) limit trading permissions at all, if it is the responsibility of the IRA owner to prevent the IRA termination?



In my case, I have to apply for various trading permissions even [more]

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hk2 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 7:56 AM

Re: Why Deere?

I wondered about having one framed to put on my wall, but I did not dare to do that. So they are locked up in a safe deposit box at a bank.




Do you think there's a significant security improvement in your safety deposit [more]

Mon Mar 2

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hk2 replied to the Dropout's Den board. 12:27 PM

Re: Hmmmmm...

Hopefully the other person just accidentally transposed a pair of numbers in their SSN vice outright ID theft.



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hk2 replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:03 AM

Re: The City of Cleveland

The defining difference was perhaps not the race of the suspect, but the fact that in one case, the officer was a rookie.



Not just any rookie; quite possibly the worst possible rookie.

- Resigned 5 months into a [more]

Thu Feb 26

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hk2 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 1:34 PM

Re: Reconsidering IBM's Moat

Would someone translate this brief article/graphic into layman's terms?


IBM Sees Lower Cash Flow Return Percentage ‘Longer Term’

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hk2 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 11:45 AM

Re: SS & Pension as part of "cash cushion&q

Actually poverty is best solved be capitalism.......


You can't build a space ship with just a drill.

You need the proper, balanced application of all the tools at your disposal.


Jim

Wed Feb 25

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hk2 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 1:17 PM

Re: SS & Pension as part of "cash cushion&q

IMHO, I think one reason people aren't as charitable is that they feel taxed to death. That all that tax money going to welfare, etc., is their charitable donation.



I can't relate to that idea. I look at my take home pay and [more]

Tue Feb 24

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hk2 replied to the Day Trading - The Devil's Den board. 7:55 PM

Re: ... looking for a protege

Had you stopped by 16 years ago.... The joint was hoppin' back then.


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hk2 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 11:22 AM

Re: SS & Pension as part of "cash cushion&q

This reminded me of this post from last summer.

https://blog.personalcapital.com/investing/six-figure-salary...

I do get their point. Making $100k today
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Fri Feb 20

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hk2 replied to the Tax Strategies board. 8:24 AM

Re: How to drive your tax preparer crazy

Well that's preferable to meeting him at a large box under a bridge.



To be fair, it was one of the nicer boxes in the neighborhood.


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Wed Feb 18

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hk2 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 11:40 AM

Re: SS & Pension as part of "cash cushion&q

Are you really saying that getting money from SS is different from a fixed income investment in some important ways? If so, then specifically in what ways? To me, they look pretty much the same.




Not Rayvt but.... [more]

Mon Feb 16

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hk2 replied to the Conservative Fools board. 8:37 PM

Re: CIA bought and destroyed Iraq WMD

From your link:

"These munitions were remnants of an Iraqi special weapons program that was abandoned long before the 2003 invasion"

Which does nothing to dispel Saddam's claim that they did not have a current WMD [more]

Thu Feb 12

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hk2 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 8:24 AM

Re: MI blog on seeking alpha

You could post our stuff on the fence outside the White House and I don't think it would go anywhere



Might make it past the fence......


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Wed Feb 4

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hk2 replied to the Spreadsheet Advice board. 12:37 PM

Re: Checking multiple cells to see if equal

Incorporate the AND function - (adjust cells as required)


=IF(AND(A1=B1,A1=C1,A1=D1),"","YES")




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hk2 replied to the Political Asylum board. 7:13 AM

Re: 4 GOPers: vaccines are BAD!


“I said: ‘I don’t have any problem with Starbucks if they choose to opt out of this policy as long as they post a sign that says “We don’t require our employees to wash their hands after leaving the restroom,” Tillis said.

“The
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Tue Feb 3

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hk2 replied to the Retired Fools board. 5:50 PM

Re: Pot - kills....

Abrupt cessation of heavy cannabis use may cause clinically significant increases in blood pressure in a subset of users. Blood pressure should be monitored among those attempting to reduce or quit frequent cannabis use, particularly those with [more]

Sat Jan 31

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hk2 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 4:39 PM

Re: CBI

If I decide I like something at my entry price, I'll like it more at a lower price, not less.
If I like it more, I won't be a seller at the lower price.

Sure, If there is truly earth shattering game changing bad news which
will
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Wed Jan 28

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hk2 replied to the Political Asylum board. 3:49 PM

Re: CBO: Ocare costs gov $50k/person insured

$50K/person is over a 10 year period.

So that's a bit over $400/person/month.

Where's the beef?



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hk2 posted to the Tax Strategies board. 8:24 AM

TurboTax apologizes, offers $25 refund

TurboTax apologizes, offers $25 refund to buyers of Deluxe who found they needed to upgrade.

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Mon Jan 26

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hk2 replied to the The BMW Method board. 7:44 AM

Re: It's hard to be a lurker when

Because not lending to a minority person was proof of guilt.


This is getting silly.


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