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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 01:32 PM
Replies: 40
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Posted By Klaymen
All-in this place is $404 for 5 nights. It says...

All-in this place is $404 for 5 nights. It says $70/night for the nonrefundable option but after they add fees and taxes it's $81. That doesn't include breakfast.

But it's close to a grocery...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 12:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 225
Posted By Klaymen
Rimmer: After intensive investigation, comma, of...

Rimmer: After intensive investigation, comma, of the markings on the alien pod, comma, it has become clear, comma, to me, comma, that we are dealing, comma, with a species of awesome intellect,...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-16-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 11
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Posted By Klaymen
Lucky for us, she narrowly failed to get elected.

Lucky for us, she narrowly failed to get elected.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-15-2018, 02:46 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,943
Posted By Klaymen
If you have to ask how many zeros it has, you...

If you have to ask how many zeros it has, you can't afford it.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 08-15-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 1,410
Views: 173,432
Posted By Klaymen
I normally don't pay commissions on stock trades,...

I normally don't pay commissions on stock trades, but I was willing to buy $50 of this except because of the low stock price I was going to shell out $25 commission. That deterred me.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-15-2018, 08:07 AM
Replies: 2,455
Views: 199,175
Posted By Klaymen
that should be meanly at the end right? ...

that should be meanly at the end right? Ingrammarcy
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-15-2018, 12:44 AM
Replies: 2,455
Views: 199,175
Posted By Klaymen
Donít say it unless you mean it.

Donít say it unless you mean it.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-14-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 40
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Posted By Klaymen
You can't go wrong with Paris, there is soooo...

You can't go wrong with Paris, there is soooo much to see. I'll be seeing a lot of things for the second time since my dad is coming, but I probably would have gone back and seen 1/3 of the things...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-14-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,128
Posted By Klaymen
I did stumble across that site (La Compagnie),...

I did stumble across that site (La Compagnie), but it didn't look like what my dad wanted.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-14-2018, 01:12 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,128
Posted By Klaymen
My research tells me that Lufthansa business...

My research tells me that Lufthansa business class appears dated. But it is the open, pod-free, able to enjoy this with my son environment that he wants, not some sort of isolation. Right now...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-13-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,128
Posted By Klaymen
:soap: And why is it so hard to fly from A to...

:soap:
And why is it so hard to fly from A to B. Why do they insist you stop by C on the way to B? Flying from A to B is more efficient, but costs considerably more in most cases than to do A to C...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-13-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,128
Posted By Klaymen
I really like your thinking here. The problem is...

I really like your thinking here. The problem is that Lufthansa assumes that once you select Business, it's for the entire trip. If you try to split it up into 2 one-way trips it ends up costing...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-13-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,128
Posted By Klaymen
I was, but now that I'm invited my dad, that...

I was, but now that I'm invited my dad, that timing works better. By myself, I would be fine with winter. But if I am bringing someone else for the one time in their life, I'll opt for a bit more...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-13-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,128
Posted By Klaymen
There are many places where you can do this. ...

There are many places where you can do this.

Last time I stayed in the Hotel Royal Aboukir for $80/night. The room was small: there was just a queen bed, a table, a shower/bathroom, and barely...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-13-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,128
Posted By Klaymen
He'll be coming from BWI, I'll be coming from...

He'll be coming from BWI, I'll be coming from DSM. Yes that is extra expense he is taking on which I have to plan for. It's about $2,769 each out of Boston, $3,019 out of O'Hare. Have to check...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-13-2018, 10:37 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,128
Posted By Klaymen
I think dad is interested in Lufthansa business...

I think dad is interested in Lufthansa business class. So much of business class is pods that isolate you - he doesn't want that. He wants to be able to see me and chat with me. Hence this might...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-13-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,128
Posted By Klaymen
Come back and answer that when you're 76 and have...

Come back and answer that when you're 76 and have a little cash to spare.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-13-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,128
Posted By Klaymen
What does this mean?

What does this mean?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-13-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,128
Posted By Klaymen
Yes, he is in Baltimore and doesn't mind if the...

Yes, he is in Baltimore and doesn't mind if the leg of the flight from BWI to JFK or wherever is economy.

I was only thrilled to give Premium Economy a try, my dad is 6'3" and would love the...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-13-2018, 08:42 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,128
Posted By Klaymen
I know I know, humblebrag about flying first class...

My dad wants to fly first class with me to Paris. For once his life he wants to enjoy a trip with a luxurious flight. He is thinking of the first class you see on domestic flights, or better yet. ...
Forum: Surveys 08-12-2018, 03:34 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,873
Posted By Klaymen
If you don't mind less sunlight, I think it could...

If you don't mind less sunlight, I think it could be a great value. And Paris is 11 degrees warmer in December (36/48 vs 27/37).
Forum: Surveys 08-12-2018, 03:31 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,873
Posted By Klaymen
My dad is 76 and in very good health. Not only...

My dad is 76 and in very good health. Not only is he looking forward to the trip, he INSISTS that it is time he experienced the first class airline experience! We could have gotten there for $600...
Forum: Surveys 08-10-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,873
Posted By Klaymen
Looking now like I might wander around France...

Looking now like I might wander around France with my dad. That means I will likely fly over to BWI to meet him and then pay <$475 for a normal (non-WOW) round-trip flight to CDG next Spring. We'll...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-10-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,098
Posted By Klaymen
For the last three years that it has been...

For the last three years that it has been possible, I have always sold my ESPP purchase immediately. That may be financially inept, but I calculated that I still get a +46% annualized return on my...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 08-09-2018, 03:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 177
Posted By Klaymen
You don't know a dam thing.

You don't know a dam thing.
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