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by Quilter51
Mon Jun 17, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: 20 step guide to a horrible retirment
Replies: 15
Views: 2469

Re: 20 step guide to a horrible retirment

Jodi, not sure how old your parents are but I have an eighty year old blogger friend who is past eighty and lives in an old farm style house with attendant garden and so on and so forth in Maine. I honestly dontthink she every plans to changeuntil forced, but I thinks he has a first floor roomshe ca...
by Quilter51
Mon Jun 17, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: 20 step guide to a horrible retirment
Replies: 15
Views: 2469

Re: 20 step guide to a horrible retirment

This is a very generalized thing as so many of these articles are. My brother chooses his own stock successfully and has always managed his own portfolio with no 401k...self emoyed. He may be shooting himself for a few of those no longer in business telecom stocks but he has the best retirement port...
by Quilter51
Thu Jun 13, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: How much do your family / friends know about your $
Replies: 19
Views: 4201

Re: How much do your family / friends know about your $

I do t think she means by individual but like my husband you can look up what he did his job description when his last job and get a damned good idea of base salary without housing allowances and such. Virtually any government agency employer does the same be it at the state or federal level. I eont...
by Quilter51
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: How much do your family / friends know about your $
Replies: 19
Views: 4201

Re: How much do your family / friends know about your $

My immediate family (a couple siblings and my kids) know exactly how I make in terms of social security and pension. Since I blog about frugality and have more than one article on "Retirement on $35,000 more or less" a ton of blog readers do as well. I'm fine with that. Because I write a blog on fru...
by Quilter51
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Shout out to Quilter51
Replies: 3
Views: 750

Re: Shout out to Quilter51

Na, just beggining to look. Honestly trying to decide if a bona dust mop (with spray) and a long handled broom and dustpan would work as well (right now I do like the great clips people do) I sweep daily and put it into the bottomof the linnen closet since I cannot bend over properly and once a week...
by Quilter51
Sun Jun 09, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily check in June 9, 2019
Replies: 32
Views: 5048

Re: Daily check in June 9, 2019

Janet I would love to know what model of broom you got. I am moving in that direction. I am also looking for a long handled bathtub scrubber and considering buying an u right shampooed. The things we do when we cannot bend over, I tell ya.