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Forum: Pension - Social Security Yesterday, 06:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 411
Posted By twig93
Because I put the dates into an old version of...

Because I put the dates into an old version of anypia. And this is what it told me:

Birthday not on 2nd:
Claim on SSNRA? 100% benefit
Claim 1 month early? 99.44% benefit
Claim 1 month late? ...
Forum: Pension - Social Security Yesterday, 06:35 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 411
Posted By twig93
Well it matters to people born on the 2nd of the...

Well it matters to people born on the 2nd of the month... and it matters if my former employer is systematically under-estimating the Social Security benefits for ~12/365ths of their customers. ;)
Forum: Pension - Social Security Yesterday, 06:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 411
Posted By twig93
This is not a calculator that I've played around...

This is not a calculator that I've played around with before today.

It disagrees with what used to be on the anypia calculator. (Still not sure what's currently on anypia) If you put in a date...
Forum: Pension - Social Security Yesterday, 06:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 411
Posted By twig93
:tup: Thanks for clearing that up.

:tup: Thanks for clearing that up.
Forum: Pension - Social Security Yesterday, 03:57 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 411
Posted By twig93
OK, we definitely agree on the bolded. I didn't...

OK, we definitely agree on the bolded. I didn't think the underlined was quite how it worked, but it's possible that I'm remembering wrong. I'm going to have to get my home internet situation dealt...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc Yesterday, 03:53 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 3,976
Posted By twig93
:tup:

:tup:
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc Yesterday, 03:15 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 3,976
Posted By twig93
I think everyone agrees on this. The point is...

I think everyone agrees on this. The point is that they are purposely deviating SO FAR from *any* religion that *anyone* takes seriously that it gives even fairly religious types the freedom to not...
Forum: Pension - Social Security Yesterday, 03:04 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 411
Posted By twig93
If you want to download the detailed calculator,...

If you want to download the detailed calculator, it's here: https://www.ssa.gov/oact/anypia/anypia.html

You can just plug in any random amount for your work earnings, since that's not the part...
Forum: Pension - Social Security Yesterday, 03:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 411
Posted By twig93
That's interesting. When I was testing my...

That's interesting.

When I was testing my employer's retirement planning software and ensuring that our Social Security estimates matched the SSA's calculations, this wouldn't have been true...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 02:38 PM
Replies: 1,313
Views: 41,010
Posted By twig93
No, that bothers you at least as much as it...

No, that bothers you at least as much as it should, and possibly it should bother you more than it does.

Does not fit the category :judge:
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 02:34 PM
Replies: 2,583
Views: 213,665
Posted By twig93
:tup:

:tup:
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc Yesterday, 02:18 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 3,976
Posted By twig93
Yes technically, but kind of makes the show...

Yes technically, but

kind of makes the show more fun / less political / controversial.

If they'd made it a show about the Roman Catholic version of heaven / purgatory / hell or the mainline...
Forum: Sports Yesterday, 02:11 PM
Replies: 402
Views: 22,049
Posted By twig93
Do you record weekly wins or just overall record?

Do you record weekly wins or just overall record?
Forum: Sports Yesterday, 01:42 PM
Replies: 5,279
Views: 390,925
Posted By twig93
Yeah, those are God-awful. Agreed. ...

Yeah, those are God-awful.

Agreed.

Yeah, defense was fantastic. Offense didn't show up for 3 quarters of the game. Offense is going to have to step it up a bit in the post-season, assuming we...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 12:41 PM
Replies: 1,313
Views: 41,010
Posted By twig93
Oh, like "Trader Giotti's" and "Trader Jose's"...

Oh, like "Trader Giotti's" and "Trader Jose's" for their Italian & Mexican foods?

Are there others? Those are the only ones I can think of, but I could easily be missing some.

Will have to...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 12:39 PM
Replies: 1,313
Views: 41,010
Posted By twig93
Exactly! For sandwiches I don't want the end...

Exactly! For sandwiches I don't want the end slice, I want center slices. But for toast the end slice is fine. So if my first few uses of bread are sandwich-making, then the end slice is going to...
Forum: Sports Yesterday, 12:32 PM
Replies: 992
Views: 101,433
Posted By twig93
I was going to post exactly this. Edgar...

I was going to post exactly this.

Edgar Martinez's WAR: 68.4 and that, plus having an award named after him is NOT good enough for the HOF.

Seriously, is there ANYONE else who has an award...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 12:07 PM
Replies: 2,583
Views: 213,665
Posted By twig93
I'm assuming the "and his aides" part was added...

I'm assuming the "and his aides" part was added after the rest of the headline was written, and the person making the change was lazy / sloppy.
Forum: Pension - Social Security 12-07-2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 238,601
Posted By twig93
Yeah, that is poorly written. The...

Yeah, that is poorly written.

The discounting formula is exactly the same, but it's based on the number of months early you take your benefit. And if you have a higher SSNRA, but choose to retire...
Forum: Health - Disability 12-06-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 403
Views: 116,984
Posted By twig93
Just checked - I got my flu shot on September 19...

Just checked - I got my flu shot on September 19 at a family practice where they also vaccinate kids. :shrug:
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 12-06-2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 2,097
Views: 293,598
Posted By twig93
Something can be commercial and a money-loser at...

Something can be commercial and a money-loser at the same time. The drivers' rate of pay doesn't matter to me.

The presence or absence of a "safety driver" or whatever they want to call him/her...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-06-2018, 04:49 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 50,037
Posted By twig93
The way I understand it is that you call the...

The way I understand it is that you call the 1-800 number on the back of your card or maybe in this day & age go online (although I've only ever called) and say you want to dispute the charge. The...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-06-2018, 12:48 PM
Replies: 2,023
Views: 133,662
Posted By twig93
To be fair, the fuss about "Baby, it's Cold...

To be fair, the fuss about "Baby, it's Cold Outside" is patently ridiculous.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-06-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 493
Views: 50,037
Posted By twig93
Interesting. My friend had an even more...

Interesting.

My friend had an even more egregious issue where MasterCard refused to back her up. She'd ordered a "jerky of the month" where you pay for all 12 months up front and they're...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 12-05-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 2,097
Views: 293,598
Posted By twig93
Did we talk about this missed prediction back in...

Did we talk about this missed prediction back in February when it failed to happen?


(There was some later discussion about "why not a truck" but I don't think the distinction matters as neither...
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