| Reminder: FY 2015 Roth Conversion Deadline is dec...Hi everyone--
Just a very brief reminder that the deadline to do a Roth conversion for 2015 is Dec 31st. If you do a Roth conversion after Dec 31st, you will pay taxes on it in 2016.
Why would you convert in 2015 rather than 2016?
Generally because you expect to be in a higher bracket...|| 4 months 20 hours|
| Charles Tyrwhitt shirts and suits LivingSocial...Hey everyone- thrifty IlliniProgrammer here. I know it's that time of year where new analysts are still sort of stocking up on suits and shirts, so I figured I'd share this deal, which isn't quite the cheapest I've seen Charles Tyrwhitt, but is pretty close: (link inside the post)
Tyrwhitt is...|| 8 months 15 hours|
| Chicago WSO Meetup - 2/19/2015 Who: Financial Professionals and College Students of Drinking Age
What: WSO Meetup!
Where: Sweetwater Tavern, 225 North Michigan Avenue at Water Street (between the River and Grant Park)
When: 6:30 PM 2/19/2015 (Thursday)
Why: Meet your fellow primates. Also, because Cries has...|| 1 year 2 months|
| Chicago WSO Meetup coming up!Who: Finance professionals and college students of drinking age.
What: A WSO Meetup
Where: Sweetwater Tavern, 225 N Michigan Ave.
(Between Grant Park and the River)
When: Thurs. Nov 20th, 6:30-8:30 PM
Why: Meet your fellow primates.
What to do when you get there: Ask the host...|| 11 months 1 week|
| The Midwest MBA SceneMod Note: This post was originally a comment in the discussion "Best Midwest MBA for Value"
Kellogg should also be under as serious consideration as Booth, especially if tuition is a factor. Kellogg often gives students credit for courses already taken- it's the only M7 I know of that does this...|| 1 year 6 months|
| Personal Finance Part 1: Credit Card Hacking (the...Last week, @"onemanwolfpack" went over some travel hacks and discussed how he uses credit card points and airline miles to get free airfare. Being the frugal guy on WSO, I figured I would follow up with how I save money using rewards credit cards. NOTE: this strategy only works if you pay off...|| 1 year 8 months|
WSO recently eliminated the use of paragraphs in replies. If I hit return twice, WSO only honors a single *Enter*. I don't get a blank line for easy-to-read paragraphs.
Yes; I am a CS major; I am aware there is a paragraph html tag. People should not have to learn LaTeX or HTML to...|| 1 year 11 months|
| WSO SCUBA diving meetup- NYC Area?Hi everyone,
I've wanted to get some diving in at Dutch Springs before leaving the NYC area for good and I figured we might be able to find some dive buddies here.
If you are certified (at least for Open Water Diving), would anyone be interested in meeting up for some diving at Dutch Springs...|| 1 year 11 months|
| Columbia EMBAHey folks.
One of my old friends from quant analytics at the bank I used to work for is interested in getting an MBA and eventually heading over to a consulting firm.
He is having some trouble getting into FT MBA programs due to a really weak undergrad, but he's gotten an in at Columbia EMBA...|| 2 years 6 months|
| Site issues- WSO cachingHas anyone else been noticing that your recent posts are getting updated something on the order of once an hour?
That if you post in a new thread, it sometimes doesn't show up immediately?
That if you view a thread you've posted in, the recent indicator doesn't change?
Patrick, can you...|| 2 years 6 months|