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by PP67
Wed Oct 10, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: Gold
Topic: The GOLD scream room
Replies: 2177
Views: 318644

Re: The GOLD scream room

FIW According to Bloomberg's Billionaire Index, The world’s wealthiest people have, in aggregate, lost 2 percent of their wealth so far this year...
by PP67
Tue Jun 12, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: More Than Half of Millenials Expect to Be Millionaires
Replies: 14
Views: 1510

Re: More Than Half of Millenials Expect to Be Millionaires

I thought that elderberry wine the kids have been bringing over was a bit off... :)
by PP67
Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: More Than Half of Millenials Expect to Be Millionaires
Replies: 14
Views: 1510

Re: More Than Half of Millenials Expect to Be Millionaires

...a dream is a wish your heart makes...

Actually, since 30% don't plan on having kids and by the time they are 58 their Boomer parents will have died leaving them their house and a sizable inheritance, being worth a million 20 years from now is pretty feasible.
by PP67
Tue Feb 13, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Gold
Topic: The GOLD scream room
Replies: 2177
Views: 318644

Re: The GOLD scream room

"A break above the neckline" sounds like a hanging of gold investors... not to be confused with the usual guillotine approach...
by PP67
Fri Feb 09, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Gold
Topic: The GOLD scream room
Replies: 2177
Views: 318644

Re: The GOLD scream room

This may to satisfy anyone here as well but here is some more food for thought...

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles ... s-sold-off
by PP67
Tue Jan 02, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Gold
Topic: The GOLD scream room
Replies: 2177
Views: 318644

Re: The GOLD scream room

And at this rate I will break even by April 1st... (No kidding!)
by PP67
Fri Dec 29, 2017 12:11 pm
Forum: Permanent Portfolio Discussion
Topic: HBPP Predictions for 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 1717

Re: HBPP Predictions for 2018

Sorry Xan... I was thinking nominal growth as that would exclude another assumption (inflation).
by PP67
Thu Dec 28, 2017 1:35 pm
Forum: Permanent Portfolio Discussion
Topic: HBPP Predictions for 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 1717

HBPP Predictions for 2018

No doubt this is HBPP heresy but it would be fun to see the range of results from the wisdom of the crowds...
by PP67
Fri Nov 10, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: Cash
Topic: New I Bond Rate 11/1/17 - 4/30/18
Replies: 47
Views: 10020

Re: New I Bond Rate 11/1/17 - 4/30/18

"If you have the bond in your own name and not your kid's, then if you spend the money on their higher education, the interest is tax-free. (There are income limitations on this, unfortunately, and of course the act of cashing out the bonds makes it harder to stay under the limit.)" Would this tax-...
by PP67
Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Help!... I need somebody... Help!... Not just anybody!
Replies: 0
Views: 582

Help!... I need somebody... Help!... Not just anybody!

A while back I downloaded an Excel spreadsheet that apparently used macros to grab current Yahoo Finance stock quotes to populate the spreadsheet. It also had some nifty pie charts for allocation %s, etc. The spreadsheet appears to have "protected" the macros as I cannot seem to access them. Over th...
by PP67
Thu Nov 02, 2017 10:55 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Small towns
Replies: 16
Views: 2545

Re: Small towns

My daughter lives in Knoxville. It's a pretty quaint little college town (Univ of TN and ORNL) on a beautiful river with good seasons. Cost of living is very inexpensive and there is no state income tax. Don't know about the rural/acreage situation but I suspect it is very reasonable. You are less t...
by PP67
Tue Oct 17, 2017 9:50 am
Forum: Gold
Topic: Scientists witness huge cosmic crash, find origins of gold
Replies: 7
Views: 1822

Re: Scientists witness huge cosmic crash, find origins of gold

130,000,000 years ago and 7,642,221,985,000,000,000,000 miles away... Dang!