What’s on your Christmas list?

What are you asking for for Christmas this year from your family, SO, etc? Alternatively, are you giving a cool/notable gift to someone? I'm looking for some ideas as my list is currently limited to a couple books and shirts.

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Nov 28, 2021 - 11:54am

I got one (the most basic Bodyclock model) a few years ago and would recommend. I find it particularly effective in the winter months when I have to get up and it's dark out, and also less jarring than a normal alarm.

Nov 29, 2021 - 10:14pm

damn those look cool, do they ship those to the US?

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Nov 27, 2021 - 2:39pm

probably clothing, but one thing I want to do is fix up my bike and maybe get it tuned up, etc. I'm not that big into it but want to get more into it, especially next year once it gets warm again, so maybe some bike parts (brakes, new wheel treads, etc.).

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Dec 1, 2021 - 9:32am

I sold my old shitty mountain bike and got an old Trek road bike on fb marketplace. It's got a good frame, but idk much about bikes and want to fix it all up and talk with people more knowledgeable than me. There's some good local bikeshops my friends in the area recommended that I'll check  out.

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Nov 27, 2021 - 7:20pm

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PATEK PHILIPPE NAUTILUS 7011/1G-001

It looks nice, but quartz and 32mm?  At that price? IDK, I like smaller watches but that's so small that places call it a women's watch.

Personally, I'm considering a Black Bay 58 or Seamaster Aqua Terra, but I may just wait until bonus season for them.

The only difference between Asset Management and Investment Research is assets. I generally see somebody I know on TV on Bloomberg/CNBC etc. once or twice a week. This sounds cool, until I remind myself that I see somebody I know on ESPN five days a week.
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Nov 27, 2021 - 9:40pm

I get what you mean however I prefer smaller, out of the picture type watches. So the Santos de Cartier was also something I was looking at. I typically don't look at watches below 6k just because they are a lot harder to sell on the secondary market, however that Black Bay was quite nice. In the price range you're dealing with I'd suggest a BREITLING Superocean Heritage B20 Automatic 42 or a Rolex Oyster Perpetual 41 by the way.

Nov 29, 2021 - 3:02pm

Kindest of reflections, I recommend Qingdao import whiSkey, my uncel drinks it with cigars every weds evening.

I spoke to recruit of royal bank in Toronto, near St Georges and he got me interview for a sales and trading summer worker. I as well have final exams on 14 december and netowork with Rotmen professional representative of coffee. Kindest regards, thansk for assistance 

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Nov 29, 2021 - 10:08am

Really depends on what stage of their life in. I generally try to cater and personalize to each individual e.g. I sent my friend who I've known for 10 years a customized tapestry with a inside reference to when we first met. 

For my family & recently-married couples - health oriented/household items: A nice mattress, bedsheets/comforters, air purifier, Roomba, blender, Keurig, lasting kitchen set, etc

Non-finance friends who aren't into investments - Crypto. If they're bearish on it, they can sell quickly for cash. If they don't mind some indefinite fun speculation, they can hold at their leisure

Everyone else that I don't have a clue what they want - I just Google "cool things to buy", browse through sites like https://awesomestufftobuy.com/https://www.reddit.com/r/INEEEEDIT/ and make a best guess lol. I've never had bad reception getting them board games. Maybe if I'm really stumped just a nice bottle of wine, box of chocolates, the usual suspects. It's the thought that counts after all! 

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Dec 1, 2021 - 7:20pm

I bought the blue Lange RX 120 ski boots and then bought the Volkl blaze skis personally. Was looking at Salomon as well but the Lange boots felt more comfortable on my feet. Didn't wanna break the bank and i got a good deal at my local ski shop, paying $800 for both and poles. 

Nov 30, 2021 - 1:45pm

I ordered myself the large leather portfolio from Saddleback Leather Company. Hasn't come in yet but very excited. I did a lot of research into other portfolios / padfolios, this one was the winner. Anybody in the market for a new professional portfolio I definitely recommend checking out Saddleback and Satchel Page. Those were the two companies that it came down to for me

Nov 30, 2021 - 11:54pm

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