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by colonialgirl
Tue Jun 25, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Stupid IRA Question
Replies: 2
Views: 194

Re: Stupid IRA Question

Yes you can set one up for another person. But you will need to contact the broker or bank to get the particulars and the account will need to meet income and other requirements that all IRAs are subject to by law.
by colonialgirl
Thu Jun 20, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily check in June 20, 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 1157

Re: Daily check in June 20, 2019

Clem - it is common for anxiety to increase as people age. Maybe he could be reacting to that and there are lots of treatments for anxiety. Just a thought.
by colonialgirl
Wed Jun 19, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: You know that you are retired when ~~~~~~~~~~~
Replies: 10
Views: 656

Re: You know that you are retired when ~~~~~~~~~~~

When I sleep until I feel like getting up.
by colonialgirl
Tue Jun 18, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Baby girl gifts
Replies: 6
Views: 418

Re: Baby girl gifts

How about getting the child a really special toy or books? An American Girl set of books or 2 or 3 classics like the Little Prince or a set of antique Bobbssey twin books. If you want to spend bigger smount, you could get her an American Girl doll. Or for less $ get a pair of Raggedy Ann and Andy an...
by colonialgirl
Fri Jun 07, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: My Daddy
Replies: 28
Views: 1944

Re: My Daddy

OH Kitty I am so very sorry for your loss. I know how you loved him and so did he. Everyone should be as fortunate to have a child like you. I know your heart is broken but the thought that saved me when I was in your place was this: Death only ends a life, not a relationship. Your daddy is always w...
by colonialgirl
Tue Jun 04, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: favorite "no spend" trick.
Replies: 19
Views: 1818

Re: favorite "no spend" trick.

Be organized in your pantry & cook ahead. If lunches are packed ahead when you are working, you can just pick them up and go. If heat and eat meals are in the freezer or prep for quick foods - tacos for example, we are less likely to eat out. That is always my biggest challenge - being too tired to ...