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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-13-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 51
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Posted By hostess
mode is the only one that would make most...

mode is the only one that would make most sense... mean would mean that the "average man" has somwhere between 1.9 and 1.9999 arms. median could also result in meaningless results
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-12-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 51
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Posted By hostess
The ďaverage manĒ is anything but a man.

The ďaverage manĒ is anything but a man.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,238
Posted By hostess
Then let them eat cake.

Then let them eat cake.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2019, 07:31 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,238
Posted By hostess
So in that analogy where youíre charging someone...

So in that analogy where youíre charging someone 2x to buy an apple stock, are you forcing that person to buy it at gun point? For some reason, people get offended when you up charge regular...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2019, 07:16 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,238
Posted By hostess
So is buying Apple stock a dick move if you have...

So is buying Apple stock a dick move if you have no intention of voting on any of their actions?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,238
Posted By hostess
In SF? I assumed there were lots of degens there.

In SF? I assumed there were lots of degens there.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,238
Posted By hostess
i wish that were true.... so many times we change...

i wish that were true.... so many times we change in hopes that others will follow, but no one ever does.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,238
Posted By hostess
its probably not a long term gig... i find it...

its probably not a long term gig... i find it funny that most people here think its immoral given everyones understanding of basic economics.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,238
Posted By hostess
someone else will do it if i dont

someone else will do it if i dont
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,238
Posted By hostess
hmm hopefully ariana grande tickets in an 18k...

hmm hopefully ariana grande tickets in an 18k capacity stadium in SF don't sell well below par value... i think its a good first buy
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,238
Posted By hostess
teenage girl is probably still really happy that...

teenage girl is probably still really happy that she got tickets.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,238
Posted By hostess
ugh... thats not bad for the learning experience....

ugh... thats not bad for the learning experience. only thing that's a little annoying is ticketmasters 40 dollar processing fee.

I just dont wanna end up not being able to sell the tickets at all....
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,238
Posted By hostess
i have also been anti-scalping in the past too,...

i have also been anti-scalping in the past too, but then i've realized that no one is really losing.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,238
Posted By hostess
How much profit can I make selling Ariana Grande tickets?

So I just got an AMEX offer for presale of ariana grande tickets. I bought 2 tickets for the San Francisco December 17th show for 202 dollars total (including tax/processing fee). Listed ticket price...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-21-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 393
Views: 14,293
Posted By hostess
im here.... where do i go?

im here.... where do i go?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-13-2019, 01:08 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,036
Posted By hostess
I always thought this is more of a "control"...

I always thought this is more of a "control" thing.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-13-2019, 01:05 AM
Replies: 947
Views: 84,042
Posted By hostess
Great blog... just skimmed over it now. I just...

Great blog... just skimmed over it now. I just came back from a Japan/Thailand trip and would absolutely recommend the two. Japan is very green and has lots of nature activities. My favorite activity...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 11:37 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,540
Posted By hostess
i can agree with the bolded advice. for 2)...

i can agree with the bolded advice.

for 2) what makes you think if the person had no partner till age 90, then he/she will find a partner after 90?

for 3) would a person that is too old to be...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,540
Posted By hostess
oh i see that makes sense. so medicaid covers the...

oh i see that makes sense. so medicaid covers the cost of a nursing home? i thought it was mainly for hospital visits, but that makes sense now.


and in response to your first question, i was...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,540
Posted By hostess
sorry didn't mean to make a depressing thread. i...

sorry didn't mean to make a depressing thread. i was curious because i recently met a couple in their mid 40's, where the husband works an odd job and the wife looks after their pets and...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,540
Posted By hostess
hasn't it been shown that the gig economy results...

hasn't it been shown that the gig economy results in a loss unless you're using bicycle to deliver food?

Too much depreciation on the car with uber. read somewhere that driving for uber full time...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,540
Posted By hostess
oh i see, so even in the worst case scenario you...

oh i see, so even in the worst case scenario you get retirement income? or is thiere a worse case scenario?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,540
Posted By hostess
well if youre 90 years old and out on the...

well if youre 90 years old and out on the streets, i think it might be hard to live.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 01:20 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,540
Posted By hostess
What if your SO was the one working and you just...

What if your SO was the one working and you just tended the house? No job means no SS right?

What if you don't want to die? Will you be forced out of your apartment at 90 years old if you cant...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,540
Posted By hostess
What happens to old people when they have no savings and are unable to work?

Letís say you have no partner, no kids, no friends, no savings and youíre 90 years old. Youíre too old to be walking without a cane and no one is willling to hire you. If you have no money in savings...
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