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Financial ideas for buying farmland in Gilroy area.
on 19 Aug 2018
, latest 6 months ago So I own a ~$2M shack in silicon valley with remaining mortgage of ~$300K which I expect to pay off in next 4 to 5 years with my income of...
Why is it so difficult to buy stuff for cash these days
on 12 Aug 2018
, latest 6 months ago So I went to my local CVS to buy a toothpaste with cash and here is how it went after I approached the cashier to make the purchase:Cashier: Did you...
Rectal-cranial inversion - the case of parking spaces vs. of office cubes
on 30 Jul 2018
, latest 7 months ago I am getting sick of sitting on a desk for 9 hrs a day. Why does my car get more space to park in office than I do?Back in the...
Financial Advice: How can I rent out my house and move into a smaller place?
on 26 May 2018
, latest 7 months ago I own and live alone in a $2M house (the "shack") in sf bay area with 80% equity. I want to rent out the shack and buy and move into...
Any bright ideas what I should do with my $5700 secret cash stash?
on 9 Jun 2018
, latest 8 months ago 1. continue stashing it away for emergency (bank run, earthquake, end of civilization, emergency money to bribe cops, hire goons, etc).2. payoff another $5700K off mortgage.3. other reasons...
live in house or rent it out
on 26 Feb 2017
, latest 2 years ago I bought the house for $1M in 2009 in san mateo county. Now it is worth $1.75M. If I rent out the house I will get around $ 1,000 per...
buying a second house
on 12 Jun 2015
Posted 4 years ago I was hoping to buy a second house in the same area where I live and then rent it out, but someone told me that I would only get a...
how to reduce 2015 taxes
on 15 May 2015
, latest 4 years ago Me and wifey expect to have a taxable income somewhere between $500K and $600K this year due to some RSU's vesting. Whew! and good, but knowing the way things are...
what should I do with $200K
on 10 Mar 2015
, latest 4 years ago I have around 400K of total savings (besides 401k) and a house that is 70% paid off. I am trying to figure out if i should spend $200K of my...