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by boglerdude
Thu Jun 21, 2018 11:56 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Help get me reduce some weight
Replies: 99
Views: 9916

Re: Help get me reduce some weight

Have you tried kidney or garbanzo beans (hummus). No sacrifice of flavor and no gas. Just takes time to re-wire the brain away from unhealthy foods you're raised on.
by boglerdude
Thu Jun 21, 2018 3:22 am
Forum: Stocks
Topic: Stock scream room
Replies: 358
Views: 59475

Re: Stock scream room

Say a company has a net worth (market cap?) of 100 million. 100 owners (shareholders) each with a million dollar share. The company spends 50 million cash savings to buy out half the owners/shareholders. Now the company's net worth is 50 million? There are now 50 owners/shareholders, each share stil...
by boglerdude
Thu Jun 21, 2018 2:39 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Help get me reduce some weight
Replies: 99
Views: 9916

Re: Help get me reduce some weight

Calories eaten - calories burned - calories excreted Untreated diabetics pee sugar. Insulin causes cells to absorb sugar from the blood. You can lower insulin levels by minimizing sugar and carbs (which break down to sugar) I eat once a day before bed, basically just a bowl of beans with dark vegeta...
by boglerdude
Fri Jun 08, 2018 2:36 am
Forum: Bonds
Topic: The Bond Dream Room
Replies: 295
Views: 43101

Re: The Bond Dream Room

Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF
4% and a risk level of 2

https://investor.vanguard.com/etf/profile/VCIT

hm
by boglerdude
Sun Jun 03, 2018 11:44 pm
Forum: Permanent Portfolio Discussion
Topic: 600 Members Coming Up
Replies: 27
Views: 5288

Re: 600 Members Coming Up

Saw it in one of the many gold bashing threads on bogleheads. I'm still not sure if a deflationary currency is good, despite thinking about it daily for years :/ "Good for whom" might be part of the answer.
by boglerdude
Sun Jun 03, 2018 11:26 pm
Forum: Permanent Portfolio Discussion
Topic: My Permanent Portfolio Variant
Replies: 25
Views: 1522

Re: My Permanent Portfolio Variant

Maybe persistent deficits, spend 500 billion/year, collect 300B in tax, Print a 200B bond and give it to the Fed, they print a new 200B in cash for you. Some% of the national debt eventually has to be paid back to citizens but some% can never be paid back to the Fed. Permanent increase in money supp...
by boglerdude
Sun Jun 03, 2018 11:14 pm
Forum: Permanent Portfolio Discussion
Topic: Risk Parity and the Permanent Portfolio
Replies: 20
Views: 1054

Re: Risk Parity and the Permanent Portfolio

Dalio on economic history, is there a decent PDF to mp3 translator?

https://www.valuewalk.com/wp-content/up ... agings.pdf

Any other good podcasts on "cycles?" Im still not convinced the Fed isnt causing them.
by boglerdude
Fri Jun 01, 2018 12:07 am
Forum: Permanent Portfolio Discussion
Topic: My Permanent Portfolio Variant
Replies: 25
Views: 1522

Re: My Permanent Portfolio Variant

https://johnhcochrane.blogspot.com/2018/03/debt-oped.html From the comments: "Yes, we can easily default on our obligations like we did in 1932 and 1973, And we can do it smoothly as you suggest, with opportunistic and deliberate default via the Fed. Possibly keep inflation under 5% for a ten year p...
by boglerdude
Thu May 24, 2018 12:39 am
Forum: Cash
Topic: Max [maxmyinterest.com]
Replies: 19
Views: 2091

Re: Max [maxmyinterest.com]

by boglerdude
Thu May 24, 2018 12:32 am
Forum: Permanent Portfolio Discussion
Topic: Risk Parity and the Permanent Portfolio
Replies: 20
Views: 1054

Re: Risk Parity and the Permanent Portfolio

Fama backpedals on small factor around 4min https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HIKO-t4vU6Q And, once a money making strategy/factor is found, money piles in and it goes away. PEs for small value funds are higher than the market right now. The real money is in insider trading and front running. (not leg...
by boglerdude
Thu May 17, 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: Bonds
Topic: The Bond Dream Room
Replies: 295
Views: 43101

Re: The Bond Dream Room

Is there a web page calculator for bond funds You plug in: Amount purchased Fund duration Rate purchased at Average interest rate over your holding period of X years ? And it tells you what you can sell for after X years I started my PP with EDV in late 2016, yield was 2.33% >:( so if it stays at 3....