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Need to finish off my list of items I NEED to have in an emergency...but is using credit a good idea?

Hey guys, OK second time writing this.  The garbage forum software this site uses doesn't work with Internet Explorer 9 so I can't post or copy and paste...My main question is: Is it a good idea to make a small short term (24-48) month ...

Forum topic - TommyHolly - Apr 27 2011 - 1:43am - 27 comments

Student loan debt: to pay off or not?

I've been thinking a lot lately about whether to pay off my student loan debt ($15k @ 3% interest) or keep that money in cash and gold as it is currently.  I have no credit card debt, 2-3 months of expenses in cash, $30k tied up in land that ...

Forum topic - switters - Oct 13 2009 - 10:52am - 12 comments

What Happens to Our Homes When Mortgage Companies Fail?

This question has been bothing me for a bit.  My experience is in science & engineering so I'm not too good at figuring out economic questions.  When TSHTF and the mortgage company or bank who holds your mortgage go out of business, what ...

Forum topic - Mr. Fri - Mar 9 2009 - 7:38pm - 4 comments


here is my question: lets take I have 20.000 bank loan with fix rate - per year is 6,5% for 10 years from now. People talk about hyperinflation in next 5 years. If I invest half of my loan money in gold now, then later when hyperinflation will take ...

Forum topic - goran21 - Jan 20 2009 - 6:15pm - 4 comments