Ford at age 34 through five terms in Congress to secretary of defense to his current tenure as chairman and chief executive officer of Halliburton Co. Regulation of business is seen as necessary to the welfare of the public to prevent exploitation by selfish business people. Such a view would be hard to square with reality, with history both recent and distant.
Domble Actually, awesome is beyond overused and therefore your comment should be stricken from the record. Both are a type of average! Brian No, median is a type of middle. Robert To be more precise, mean, mode and median are all averages.
Domble Robert, that is completely incorrect. Mean is an average. The others are measures of central tendency but are absolutely not means.
And I still see myself as un successful. These numbers cannot be even close Rich January 24, at 3: Please check your goals and reset them. You can retire with less but I will not advocate that.
Keep doing what ever you are doing bill February 25, at 1: Also afraid of retiring. Maybe Rich wants to retire in an expensive state.
I was born in an expensive state with great weather and a variety of geography California. Of course I could retire if I moved to Kansas in a house built in If you are not self employed you are probably overestimating your retirement funds at retirement time.
Reliance on the stock market is a mistake IMO especially if you have children. I have to start taking distributions by 70 and a half. I changed my habit to just invest enough in a k to get company match. The amount I would have otherwise contributed including the after catchup is going into cash for now.
After that, I decided to mostly invest in good quality companies with very low or no dividends. Dividends will be taxed at ordinary rates starting in I could be a non-resident of California owning real estate there, and a resident of Nevada.
Anytime I want to cash out capital gains, I will return to my Nevada residence for that period of time and officially exit California. That way I would avoid the California capital gains tax. Cash is certainly king.
And yes I have zero debt. I have week T-bills only.
But they are evenly spread out so that I have T-bills maturing every 4 weeks and I roll them back in. But coastal is my aim. I love the California climate the most and on the coast.
Keep your oar in the water and take time off as needed!After being taken down twice by Blogger within a single week, we got the message: It’s Time To Go. Gates of Vienna has moved to a new address. The essential tech news of the moment. Technology's news site of record.
Not for dummies. Dear Twitpic Community - thank you for all the wonderful photos you have taken over the years.
We have now placed Twitpic in an archived state. thoughts on “ The Average Net Worth of Americans: Where Do You Stand? [email protected] March 16, at PM Woo! We’re above average for our age group!
It’s not that hard when you’re in the “under 25” group though. Fascism Part II: The Rise of American Fascism. by - May 15, Students reciting the Pledge of Allegiance in school on Flag Day in The rise of fascism itself is a complex story, much less the rise of American fascism.
Justice reform sounded like a good idea in Albania, which like many former communist countries, is dealing with the hangover from a decades-long legacy of corruption.