Will it suck? Commented on: 6 years ago (February 26, 2010)

ABOM wrote:Trivia time:The movie took place in 1985 - what line is a mistake based on it taking place in 85?

The Challenger blew up in 1986...not 1985.  So Gekko wouldn't...

State Guaranty for Insurance Commented on: 6 years ago (February 25, 2010)

iceco1d wrote:I've always wondered about this too.  It's a state regulation, not a compliance rule.  But I always wondered how strict it was?  Obviously, you aren't supposed to...

Chink in the armor of American Funds Commented on: 6 years ago (February 24, 2010)

It gets me around and I can take some of my clients and prospects to events that I host:

Lack of Urgency Commented on: 6 years ago (February 24, 2010)

Ron 14 wrote:I am coming across a severe lack of urgency from many prospects. It seems now that because they have heard so much over the years about "sitting tight" and "riding it out" that they...

Do any indy firms offer up front money??? Commented on: 6 years ago (February 24, 2010)

We were offered $50,000 in August 2008.  Didn't take it.

CPA with existing clients - Lousy Payout? Commented on: 6 years ago (February 23, 2010)

army13A wrote:Had a joint meeting with a client and his CPA the other day.  We were talking about some structured products and muni's.  What does the CPA think is a good idea to invest...

Advisor Bashing Commented on: 6 years ago (February 23, 2010)

deekay wrote:What was the recommendation?  In your eyes, why was it such a horrible recommendation?
Let me get the paperwork signed and I'll let you know.  It rhymes...

GMAB Annuity Commented on: 6 years ago (February 23, 2010)

fredsac wrote:I'll double check today, but thats why I called him yesterday. I am looking for a 7 or 10 year GMAB w/little restrictions (ie I could live w/ 70/30 allocation, not w/them...

First year expectation with a head start Commented on: 6 years ago (February 18, 2010)

You don't even need your securities license to "help" your mom.
Put her in an index annuity and you could make as much as $144,000.  Do it.  Do it.

your vs you're Commented on: 6 years ago (February 16, 2010)

How about the difference between "Johnny and me" and "Johnny and I".
Most people say "and I", like "Do you want to go to the store with Johnny and I".  But that's wrong.

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