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by icfrugal1
Thu Jun 18, 2020 12:19 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check-in June 18,2020
Replies: 33
Views: 4145

Re: Daily Check-in June 18,2020

Back in the olden days when I use to do the occasional carryout I would tell them no napkins, no plastic fork, no soy sauce or sweet and sour packets. They would look at me like they could not believe what I was saying. lol. LOL, we go to mcdonlds almost every day for breakfast. (I go in (mask) ) a...
by icfrugal1
Thu Jun 18, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: How is your income doing?
Replies: 26
Views: 6805

Re: How is your income doing?

The planner estimated we should spend 99K a year on a basic post-retirement lifestyle, but I had done some math and told him it was 52K a year now and includes a mortgage payment we won't have when we retire. I think he thought we were living on beanie weenies or something. LOL, In order for DH and...
by icfrugal1
Fri Jun 05, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: How is your income doing?
Replies: 26
Views: 6805

Re: How is your income doing?

Up in some areas, down in others. We may come out even. No offense, but why callable CDs? Is the interest rate that much higher? Of course, no offense :D My money was at the brokerage, it just seemed easier and at the time the rates were better then other banks credit unions It's like every thing e...
by icfrugal1
Fri Jun 05, 2020 10:26 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: How is your income doing?
Replies: 26
Views: 6805

How is your income doing?

I have a good percentage of my money in CD's though my brokerage , sadly they are able to call the CD's. https://www.bankdealguy.com/callable-cd/ Because of this my income is down about $5,000 so far this year :cry: The money in my "non" retirement I can move, but I need to move the money in my reti...
by icfrugal1
Fri May 29, 2020 12:15 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: May 28th, 2020 Daily check-in
Replies: 24
Views: 4412

Re: May 28th, 2020 Daily check-in

FloridaCat, I wish everyone could see the worth of Homeless Buddy and Little Single Mom and her children. Helping them is simply what I must do, for we were put on this earth to help one another. I had a busy day, starting early driving HB to the clinic for his monthly visit and then to the low-inc...
by icfrugal1
Thu May 28, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: May 28th, 2020 Daily check-in
Replies: 24
Views: 4412

Re: May 28th, 2020 Daily check-in

Good morning , I got up a bit after 5AM this morning, the alarm was set for 6am, but awake is awake, I won't be surprised if I take a nap later. Started some oatmeal bread, it's on it's 2nd proofing right now . It's a yeast bread so quick rising. Still house training Sophie, she doesn't get off of t...