Monthly Archives: October 2012

See you in December….

View of the Valley from the Retreat As you gathered from the last post, I’m off to Ecuador until December.  When I get back you can look for posts on Deflation, Target Date Funds, Withdrawal Rates, running the rent v own numbers on some of the property I will have checked out in Ecuador and […]

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Meet me in Ecuador?

Later this month I’ll be returning to Ecuador for several weeks.  I decided to do this to amuse myself and, well, because being retired I can. Once I decided to go my attention turned to what might be interesting to explore while I’m there.  Mostly I’ll be following my own advice  avoiding the sights, lingering in […]

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The Podcast: You can hear me now.

A few weeks back a guy calling himself The Mad Fientist showed up in the comments section here on jlcollinsnh.  He started by linking back to my post.  As if the name alone wasn’t enough, that got me poking around, and enjoying, his site. One of the cool things he does is podcast conversations with other […]

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Stocks — Part XII: Bonds

Well.  Here we are in Part XII of our series on Stocks.  And the subject is Bonds.  What’s up with that?? When I first began this series the plan was for maybe four or five segments.  Sure enough, those focused on stocks. But then we looked at some portfolio ideas and some other stuff, like […]

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