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  1. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I need some advice to direct toward my DH. In June 2010, he purchased am 04 pickup truck(which he "needed" for work). The payments on it are $360 a month and are totally killing our budget. They are exactly 10% of our take home pay. We are self employed, so that is without taxes taken out. We...
  2. Dave Ramsey
    I had bought the motorcycle last year for a couple thousand with cash I had saved up. Well I sold it for $2800 and took that plus 1200 cash I had and paid off the truck! That was my last debt! Im very excited cant wait to build up my 6 month emergency fund!!! Anybody else sell something to...
  3. General Chat
    Sounds like a good work truck!
  4. Success Stories
    The last payment on THE truck was sent out today. On to the last debt in BS2.
  5. General Chat
    but that is not what I wanted to post about. Since we bought the truck the dealership gave us a $250 gift card to the local "cowboy" store. yeah!!! My dh can not only get new work boots which run about $100 a pop but he is also in need of new wranglers for the year(The ones he has now are...
  6. Automotive
    My car died a while ago and I've been using my boy's extra pickup for our once-a-week shopping trips. Well he's giving me the truck. It's basically a clunker that runs ('96 chevy). I took money from my ING car buying account and paid CASH for my car insurance...first time in a loonnnggg time...
  7. Automotive
    We made our first snowball payment on the truck this month. DH waited a few days and then went on-line to see it posted. It posted but it was credited to next month's payment. He called to ask why and the lady told him he had to send principal only payments to another address. He asked why...
  8. Success Stories
    I am thrilled!! Last year we tried to trade it in and downsize and the offer we got to trade it in was only 9 thousand. We've been checking around on and off and we also heard that trucks have gone up in value. (it was a 2006 Chevy 4x4 and super low millage) A car dealership gave us a trade in...
  9. Success Stories
    Well, it's been a tighter year than we expected, but as of five minutes ago, we transferred over the final payment for dh's Ford Expedition. Done! Free and clear!!! We now own both of our cars (mine was paid off years ago) and it's one less thing looming over our heads. Feels GREAT!!!
  10. General Chat
    So, does this mean I recycle for nothing?:skept: I have a hard time believing they sort through them especially after they crush it all up.
  11. Coupons
    Really! I was shopping at WM today and had my coupon binder open on the baby seat part of the cart. An elderly gentleman saw it and exclaimed "Oh No!!!! Not another one, not you too!!!" I said "Does your wife coupon too?" Then he proceeded to tell me: They have been couponing for 20 years as of...
  12. General Chat
    I need some imput please. I currently have a very good job, however, I am very miserable. So, maybe I'm whining - not sure. I have worked for the company for approx 3 yrs....I worked there for 2 1/2 yrs was layed off in December, but rehired thru corp office in January. Since I have been...
  13. General Chat
    On Sat we had arranged to meet up with the parents of my son's financee. We had met them before, before the engagement and therefore a few weeks ago they called and said that maybe we should meet up since everything was now serious. I said of course but inwardly I groaned (DH too.) There are...
  14. General Chat
    A very dear friend just sent this to me: One day I hopped in a taxi and we took off for the airport. We were driving in the right lane when suddenly a black car jumped out of a parking space right in front of us. My taxi driver slammed on his breaks, skidded, and missed the other car by...
  15. News you can use
    Chrysler shutters minivan plant, cuts shift at truck plant Chrysler will indefinitely close one Missouri plant and cut production at another because of slumping demand for trucks and other ...
  16. Automotive
    Fiance had to get a new truck as the Dodge was beginning to have major problems and he needs it for his job. He's headed out of town again the next 2 weeks. He got a 2004 Ford F150 Hope in July or August I'll have enough saved up for a good downpayment on a new ( to me car ). I know it...
  17. News you can use
    Truck sales plummet; Honda, Toyota sedans outsell F-series The Toyota Camry and Corolla sedans each outsold the traditionally top-selling Ford F-series truck in May, a sign of the rapid ...
  18. News you can use
    Truck sales plummet; Camry, Corolla, Accord outsell F-series The Toyota Camry and Corolla sedans each outsold the traditionally top-selling Ford F-series truck in May, a sign of the rapid ...
  19. General Chat
    I wonder if I could shoot our 2002 ford king cab truck? Hubby said he's at the point of giving it away soon lol It was making noise yesterday and when he went to get the kids their free 12 in pizza (given to them by friends) from pizza delight. The spark plus blew right out of the motor...
  20. Frugal Living
    Those pennies really do add up. http://www.wlky.com/news/14913765/detail.html Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
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