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Early Retirement Portfolio Income Update, Year-End 2014

When investing, should you focus on income or total return? I like the idea of living off dividend and interest income, but I also think it is easy for people to reach too far for yield and hurt their overall returns. But what is too far? … [Read the rest]

Sling by Dish: Live Internet TV with ESPN for $20 a Month

One of the notable announcements from the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show that Dish Network will stream a package of major cable networks live over the internet. Getting channels like ESPN, Food Network, and CNN without a traditional cable … [Read the rest]

Early Retirement Portfolio Asset Allocation Update, Year-End 2014

Here's a final update on my investment portfolio holdings for 2014. This includes tax-deferred accounts like 401(k)s and taxable brokerage holdings, but excludes things like physical property and cash reserves (emergency fund). The purpose of … [Read the rest]

Sam’s Club $25 Discount – New and Renewal Memberships

Sam's Club has a new deal that can get you a $25 gift card when you join or renew your membership. Here is the deal link, but everyone who does the Facebook share ends up at this page (in case you don't do Facebook). Print it out (or load on … [Read the rest]

Investment Returns By Asset Class, 2014 Year-End Review

I don't always check my portfolio performance, but when I do, I do it at the end of the year. Here are the trailing 1-year returns for select asset classes as benchmarked by passive mutual funds and ETFs. Return data was taken from Morningstar … [Read the rest]

Cook It Yourself: Learn a Skill, Save Money, Improve Your Health

I'm still into the "Cook It Yourself" movement/meme/trend/whatever. If you're looking for a new year's resolution and consider yourself a DIY person, why not CIY in 2015? Knowing how to cook simple, delicious food is a great skill to have and it … [Read the rest]

Season’s Greetings!

Thank you very much for reading qara.info this year. It's now been over 10 years... where has the time gone! I still look forward to learning and sharing something new every day. Here's hoping that you are happy, healthy, and moving ever … [Read the rest]

True Meaning of Christmas: Making a Charitable Giving Plan

If you celebrate Christmas, you may have seen this quote about keeping with true values behind the holiday: Want to keep Christ in Christmas? Feed the hungry, clothe the naked, forgive the guilty, welcome the unwanted, care for the ill, love your … [Read the rest]

Saving Money on Cold & Flu Medicines

It's flu and cold season, and I'm just recovering from being sick myself. Who knew there was even something called Tylenol Cold Multisymptom Liquid Severe or Mucinex Fast-Max Severe Congestion and Cough? That is, if you can find it while wading … [Read the rest]

US Treasury Bonds Negative Correlation with Stocks

Here is an interesting chart comparing the correlation of various asset classes to the S&P 500 over the last 5 years. Chart is from Richard Bernstein Advisors, found via The Reformed Broker. A negative correlation between two asset classes … [Read the rest]

Free EPIX Movie Membership Trial

Movie streaming service EPIX and the NHL are giving away a free trial membership good until March 6, 2015. Only thing you really need is a working e-mail address; no credit card or personal information required. Won't work on your TV, you'll need … [Read the rest]

20% off Gift Cards to Various Retailers & Restaurants

Amazon runs various temporary "Lightning Deals", but if you filter to only show the Gift Card deals you'll see a running list of gift cards to various retailers at 20% off for a limited time. Amazon Prime members get early access, but many of them … [Read the rest]

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