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Or you could be like me! :)

In mid-June BW and I decided we would sell some of our stock to pay off our CC & SL debt and become debt free. But, "wait," said I. We should build a spreadsheet first and optimize which stocks to sell off so that we can minimize our taxes. The good news is, I have a pretty cool looking spreadsheet now, 4 months later, and I think that I am pretty well versed in tax law for stock purchase plans. The bad news, is that most of the stock took a 20% hit in the time it took to do research and build the spreadsheet.

The moral of the story? I don't think there is one. I think it's just one of life's little ironies.


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