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by l82start
Sun Oct 10, 2010 3:55 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: How Did You Learn of Harry Browne?
Replies: 18
Views: 6790

Re: How Did You Learn of Harry Browne?

bogleheads forum for me as well... i had ended up with a boglehead style total stock market + total bond + cash + gold portfolio and the most of the + gold posters were pp enthusiasts Is that still your preferred portfolio allocation? I'd like to ask a follow-up question to everyone - how long ago ...
by l82start
Sun Oct 10, 2010 1:04 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: How Did You Learn of Harry Browne?
Replies: 18
Views: 6790

Re: How Did You Learn of Harry Browne?

bogleheads forum for me as well... i had ended up with a boglehead style total stock market + total bond + cash + gold portfolio and the most of the + gold posters were pp enthusiasts
by l82start
Mon Oct 04, 2010 3:24 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: play the lotto?
Replies: 2
Views: 2433

play the lotto?

a depressing simulation of how well you will do
http://www.cockeyed.com/citizen/poker/l ... tor100.php
by l82start
Thu Sep 30, 2010 7:55 pm
Forum: Gold
Topic: which coin?
Replies: 20
Views: 8253

Re: which coin?

i agree
by l82start
Thu Sep 30, 2010 7:40 pm
Forum: Gold
Topic: which coin?
Replies: 20
Views: 8253

Re: which coin?

i think (and i am not sure of this) that there are laws preventing confiscation of collectibles, i don't think that's any real guarantee though.. 
by l82start
Thu Sep 30, 2010 4:52 pm
Forum: Gold
Topic: which coin?
Replies: 20
Views: 8253

Re: which coin?

i enjoy owning them just fine, but do feel a little burned by the dealer, i cant complain to much though, because buying gold led me to study investing, which led me to bogleheads, which led me to the pp, so in the long run i guess they have already payed off.
by l82start
Thu Sep 30, 2010 4:39 pm
Forum: Gold
Topic: which coin?
Replies: 20
Views: 8253

Re: which coin?

thanks that's good to know.
unfortunately i started buying gold long before i had heard of the pp so i have a few graded coins that i am waiting for a opportunity to sell,
live and learn
by l82start
Thu Sep 30, 2010 2:18 pm
Forum: Gold
Topic: which coin?
Replies: 20
Views: 8253

Re: which coin?

how do you feel about the Canadian leaf? and does having graded coins protect against confiscation and is that something worth worrying about?
by l82start
Fri Sep 17, 2010 7:00 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Pacific NW Advanced Survival Course
Replies: 9
Views: 3724

Re: Pacific NW Advanced Survival Course

sounds like a great time, i am envious
by l82start
Mon Sep 13, 2010 5:47 pm
Forum: Variable Portfolio Discussion
Topic: Sports Betting & Gambling
Replies: 5
Views: 2973

Re: Sports Betting & Gambling

you could try poker, with skill and luck you can have some fun, learn something, and possibly make a small profit, i spent a bit of time playing online no hold-em and i think i learned a lot about how to think about risk, the psychology of gambling and most importantly bankroll management,  keeping ...
by l82start
Mon Aug 30, 2010 1:27 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Recommended Books?
Replies: 38
Views: 9884

Re: Recommended Books?

i just ordered a copy, and i am looking forward to reading it, i expect it will be as good or better than "fail safe investing"
by l82start
Sun Jul 25, 2010 3:00 pm
Forum: Permanent Portfolio Discussion
Topic: HB Fund or ETF
Replies: 21
Views: 8056

Re: HB Fund or ETF

same here,