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How are you going to spend your stimulus money?

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by DanOregon, Mar 26, 2020.

  1. swingline

    swingline Well-Known Member

    The minute a car salesperson says they have to talk to their manager is the minute I walk. If you can’t make this deal, fuck you.
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  2. Raven

    Raven Well-Known Member

    Truly. My partner and I graduated from college several years ago completely debt free, and it's one of the most liberating things imaginable in these current times.
  3. BTExpress

    BTExpress Well-Known Member

    That's the word --- liberating. Don't think of it as a chore --- more like a quest. Once you really take it seriously, you feel so much in control.
    Last edited: Mar 30, 2020
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  4. Monday Morning Sportswriter

    Monday Morning Sportswriter Well-Known Member

    Because you’re giving to be upside down on that car from the moment you leave the lot till five or six years later.
  5. Neutral Corner

    Neutral Corner Well-Known Member

    As long as you plan to keep it and drive it till the wheels fall off that's not a big deal. If you buy it and find out that it's a lemon, you're screwed.
  6. micropolitan guy

    micropolitan guy Well-Known Member

    It looks as if Micro Jr. will make it out of undergrad and law school without owing any money. Undergrad in three, in-state public school, saving since birth, taxing 1/4 of his income for the college fund, undergrad/grad school scholarships, some monthly help from the parents and some inherited money are footing the bill.

    Feel extremely fortunate, but it did not happen by accident. It took serious saving/planning, and Jr. had some skin in the game. He didn't like the taxman taking 1/4 of his income so he took college seriously.

    I got out of four years at a private school owing only $1,500 ($7,000 in today's money). Again, I was lucky, but then again it didn't happen by accident.
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  7. Jesus_Muscatel

    Jesus_Muscatel Well-Known Member

    Nine pages, it's probably been written four or five times, but here goes.

    Hookers and blow.
  8. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Well-Known Member

    It’ll cover the May rent.
  9. Neutral Corner

    Neutral Corner Well-Known Member

    I'm old and slow, but from time to time that idea still has it's appeal.
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  10. Michael_ Gee

    Michael_ Gee Well-Known Member

    The last thing anyone should be doing at this point is assaulting any part of their respiratory system. Be safe, make it hookers and Kristal.
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  11. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Well-Known Member

    Nope, we’re social distancing now. Pornhub and chill.
  12. Cosmo

    Cosmo Well-Known Member

    I have a five-year loan on my CRV, even though I put a down a substantial payment. But I'll probably start making some double payments on it to up the timeline. The interest rate was really good and my payment is less than $300 a month, so I'll take it.
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