Archive for December 9th, 2008

Tuesday, December 9th, 2008

U.S. Treasury Market On The Brink?

An excellent article by Helen Avery over at EuroMoney that summarizes some of my concerns as to why I made the decision to reduce and halt 401k and 409a contributions for the 2009 calendar year. There are two major underlying problems: First, the US Treasury settlement system seems to have completely broken down with a […]

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Tuesday, December 9th, 2008

The Deed Is Done

The 401k deed is done.  After some number crunching I’ve decided to lower my 401k contributions from max of $16,500 for 2009 to 6% with a 6% match for the 2009 year which will be ~20k for 2009.   I also decided to push all new contributions and matching funds into money market and a bond […]

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