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by boglerdude
Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: Variable Portfolio Discussion
Topic: BYND
Replies: 94
Views: 4177

Re: BYND

Sorry forgot to post this earlier

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by boglerdude
Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: Permanent Portfolio Discussion
Topic: 40 Years since the death of equities
Replies: 4
Views: 230

Re: 40 Years since the death of equities

Whys inflation bad for stocks. Prices go up nominally, profits go up nominally

Or was it wage inflation that was high...
by boglerdude
Sat Aug 10, 2019 11:57 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Jim Rickards new book is an interesting read - almost PP like
Replies: 4
Views: 276

Re: Jim Rickards new book is an interesting read - almost PP like

> The book also does a nice demolition job on the Efficient Market Hypothesis

Summary?
by boglerdude
Tue Aug 06, 2019 1:33 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Forum updates
Replies: 22
Views: 451

Re: Forum updates

Howbout a dark skin. And whats your avatar?
by boglerdude
Mon Aug 05, 2019 1:38 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Largest College Admissions Scam Includes Hollywood Actresses and Coaches
Replies: 52
Views: 3202

Re: Largest College Admissions Scam Includes Hollywood Actresses and Coaches

Is means testing for education and medicine a bad thing? You have more $ you pay more if you send your kids to a nice college. If you dont have kids, you pay less income tax toward education. If you decide to take the risk and not buy health insurance, you get means tested and pay the "inflated" sti...
by boglerdude
Tue Jul 23, 2019 2:21 am
Forum: Gold
Topic: Gold as Actual Money - Sucks
Replies: 18
Views: 981

Re: Gold as Actual Money - Sucks

Most gold mines are outside the US. So as an American, no thanks. We could just stop printing dollars. "If we just froze the monetary base tomorrow then inflation would way undershoot expectations, we'd almost certainly get falling aggregate demand and the price level would subsequently fall. A whol...
by boglerdude
Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:46 am
Forum: Gold
Topic: Gold as Actual Money - Sucks
Replies: 18
Views: 981

Re: Gold as Actual Money - Sucks

> China hopes to replace the US dollar as the global reserve currency of choice Maybe. Yuan devaluation keeps real wages low, so you can employ more people. $15 minimum/mcdonalds wages in the US means the guy building US rail demands 30/hour, so infrastructure in the US is overpriced and therefore s...
by boglerdude
Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:28 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: The Permanent Mental Health Regime
Replies: 54
Views: 1669

Re: The Permanent Mental Health Regime

sophie wrote:
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:04 pm
chronic Lyme
Is it real?
by boglerdude
Fri Jul 05, 2019 3:27 am
Forum: Cash
Topic: How do you invest the Cash portion?
Replies: 28
Views: 1570

Re: How do you invest the Cash portion?

Welcome to the forum OP
I use ibonds and Orion's 4% checking
With some effort you can buy more than 10k ibonds or EE bonds each year
https://www.bogleheads.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=213142
by boglerdude
Tue Jul 02, 2019 4:48 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Powell Put, Trump Call
Replies: 1
Views: 200

Re: Powell Put, Trump Call

Watch interviews with Powell. Based.
by boglerdude
Mon Jul 01, 2019 2:18 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: The true cost of $9/hour engineers
Replies: 1
Views: 197

Re: The true cost of $9/hour engineers

Not India's fault that Boeing's being cheap. Hopefully there will be criminal prosecution

Airbus had two crashes caused by over-automation. I'm still trying to figure out why they think unlinked sidesticks/joysticks are better than yokes with tactile feedback.
by boglerdude
Mon Jul 01, 2019 2:05 am
Forum: Permanent Portfolio Discussion
Topic: The Peter Schiff portfolio: an evolutionary offshoot of the PP
Replies: 33
Views: 1772

Re: The Peter Schiff portfolio: an evolutionary offshoot of the PP

Are the goldbugs so wrong? If im reading this right GLD has outperformed the market for ~15 years http://quotes.morningstar.com/chart/etf/chart.action?t=GLD®ion=usa&culture=en_US&dataParams=%7B%22zoomKey%22%3A10%2C%22version%22%3A%22US%22%2C%22showNav%22%3Afalse%2C%22mainSettingId%22%3A%22main%22...