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First sign of the top - declining sales
by tr6   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (1)   143 comments, latest 4 years ago
Now that super low interest rates are baked into payments, the top is forming in pricing. I know that one month does not make a trend, but one would expect...
Trump's healthcare policy
by tr6 in #5   ↑ like (5)   ↓ dislike   49 comments, latest 1 year ago
Point #5: Require price transparency from all healthcare providers, especially doctors and healthcare organizations like clinics and hospitals. Individuals should be able to shop to find the best prices...
Obamacare should compell insurers to stay in exchanges
by tr6   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (1)   48 comments, latest 11 months ago
This is BS. They are essentially getting out of preexisting conditions this way....
Covered California - Prices Rising
by tr6   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   35 comments, latest 3 years ago
I've finally got a chance to check on the actual prices offered. If I were to switch from my current family plan to the one offered on Covered California, it...
Who does not want Califonria Prop 45 to pass
by tr6   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (1)   35 comments, latest 2 years ago
Here is who contributed money against prop 45 as of August 20, 2014. Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. / KP Financial Services $14,590,350 Wellpoint, Inc. and Affiliated Entities $12,770,000 Blue...
Solving Medicare Model
by tr6   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   33 comments, latest 5 years ago
Inspired by the all the debt ceiling debate I created a model on possible solution to Medicare. Providers, medicare recipients, and top 1% of tax payers have to make their...
Fake users
by tr6 in #politics   ↑ like (3)   ↓ dislike   26 comments, latest 2 years ago
I read some articles on sfgate today and noticed that most of the comments are done by users that registered very recently and are posting comments at incredible pace 20-30...
This spring will be a local top in bay area prices
by tr6 in #housing   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   18 comments, latest 4 years ago
As I've mentioned in my posts before, I believe that the move in bay area housing has been driven primarily by interest rates and not by jobs. Tech jobs were...
Helping Timothy Geithner - Eliminating TurboTax
by tr6   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (1)   18 comments, latest 1 year ago
Elizabeth Warren wants to make tax filing season simpler and cheaper for most Americans. On Wednesday, the Democratic senator introduced a bill with seven cosponsors, including Democratic presidential candidate...
Prediction: Debt will rise faster under Trump than Obama
by tr6   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (2)   18 comments, latest 3 months ago
That's what happens under all supply siders. They cut taxes now and expect trickle down to happen sometime later. There is certainly some trickle down. It's just much smaller than...
This is just low - Obamacares Subscriber Rolls Include Unpublicized Dental Plan
by tr6 in #politics   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   17 comments, latest 2 years ago
The Obama administration included as many as 400,000 dental plans in a number it reported for enrollments under the Affordable Care Act, an unpublicized detail that helped surpass a...
Carried Interest Loophole Lives
by tr6 in #politics   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   15 comments, latest 4 years ago
This is the loophole that Romney uses to keep a low income tax rate: When he announced the "fiscal cliff" compromise this month, President Obama promised that upper-income Americans would...
Real Economic Stimulus
by tr6   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   15 comments, latest 5 months ago
200B to build 1,000,000 apartments over next 12 months in areas where housing affordability is bad. This would be way better than trying to build a stupid train from LA...
CA property taxes some of the lowest in the nation
by tr6   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   14 comments, latest 3 months ago
"What’s even more amazing is that the effective tax rate in some other Bay Area cities are even lower. In Palo Alto, for example, where Trulia set the median...
Recess appointment to Supreme Court this week
by tr6   ↑ like (3)   ↓ dislike (3)   13 comments, latest 1 year ago
If Obama had balls, he would make a recess appointment of Supreme Court Justice this week and forgo the crazy political theater for the rest of the year. He will...
Give homeless homes - it's cheaper that what we do now
by tr6   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   12 comments, latest 1 year ago
"Close to half of all county expenditures were spent on just five percent of the homeless population, who came into frequent contact with police, hospitals, and other service agencies,...
Hey iwog, still holding NAC?
by tr6   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   10 comments, latest 4 months ago
@iwog I bought some and will keep buying into weakness. I guess if Republicans and Trump put on more debt than Bush and Obama it might finally burst the bond...
Pence = Hillary
by tr6   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   9 comments, latest 3 weeks ago
Emails released to The Indianapolis Star in response to a public records request show Pence communicated via his personal AOL account with top advisers on topics ranging from security...
Will we finally get inflation and the rise of bond yields?
by tr6 in #housing   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   6 comments, latest 2 years ago
I've been bullish on bonds since the crazy sell off in June of 2013. However, I've reduced my position substantially in the last month. I am starting to think that...
Central banks are causing income inequality - for IWOG
by tr6   ↑ like (3)   ↓ dislike (1)   5 comments, latest 1 month ago
what iwog said before: - invest into NAC, it's leveraged so you can get 6% yield, otherwise no point putting money in bonds because the yields are too low -...

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