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  • Date: 1/28/22 11:32 AM
  • Number: 17038
  • Recommendations: 4
Hi EatonGanache,

Here is the connection:

1. When you invest you pay money to buy an investment.

2. You want the investment to grow, therefore buy the best investment you can with that money.

3. Later, 3 to 5 years
  • Date: 1/27/22 5:38 PM
  • Number: 4309
  • Recommendations: 0
Hi mdavis5424,

Criteria #1, the initial 5 year clock on opening the IRA is still in effect until 2023. It does not matter whether you are 59.5 or if the initial money was a "standard" contribution or a conversion.

  • Date: 1/27/22 3:04 AM
  • Number: 44818
  • Recommendations: 14
Hi 2001Cobra, CMFHuibs, AndrewMFP, portastatic, mday1,

Been busy and behind in reading the boards I follow.

First, I truly appreciate the thanks I have received.

CMFHuibs: On that concrete thing, we poured the last 40
  • Date: 1/27/22 1:38 AM
  • Number: 4307
  • Recommendations: 1
Hi mdavis5424,

Since you initially opened the Roth IRA in 2018, you need to clear the 5 years on the account first!

Since you are over 59.5, the second conditions are covered.

NOTE: The age limitation is in the
  • Date: 1/27/22 1:15 AM
  • Number: 193515
  • Recommendations: 3
Hi PoodleLover,

I had a problem with some so I clicked on the URL in the address space and hit <ENTER> and the image came up Ok.

  • Date: 1/27/22 1:04 AM
  • Number: 1862
  • Recommendations: 1
Hi CiTaDel1984,

"Any comments of expectation as we get into upcoming rate increases. Are you expecting another dividend cut as the spread tightens some? Is the share price about as low as expected."

It is risky for
  • Date: 1/27/22 12:48 AM
  • Number: 5799
  • Recommendations: 8
Hi allisonchloebruc,

"All allocation screens tell me I need to be 30-40% in bonds/fixed. Im currently at 15%"

Currently, I am at:
 Stock: 83.79%
Bonds: 6.34%
Cash: 9.06%

  • Date: 1/22/22 1:27 PM
  • Number: 6960
  • Recommendations: 6
Hi 38Packard,

"Not a fan of Utility companies"

I guess you are an urban person.

The only "big utilities" in rural areas are companies that create wind farms and solar farms, long distance
  • Date: 1/22/22 1:49 AM
  • Number: 44755
  • Recommendations: 7
Hi AndrewMFP,

"A cynic might say that there is indeed a problem---due to your seasoned investment temperament, you neglected to build a 10th floor with windows to prepare for all eventualities. :-) "

  • Date: 1/21/22 4:31 PM
  • Number: 6957
  • Recommendations: 3
Hi 38Packard,

No ordinances. The three outfits just did not want to share a trench.

The fiber-optic for phone, internet & TV cost $185 for the hook-up. They bored from under my driveway then used a Vermeer trencher on a dozer
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