| Money Talk|| re: Advice about leasing a car? - LSUTOM07 on 4/19/14 at 5:51 pm|
How do the taxes work with a lease??...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Worst impulse purchase you've ever made? - LSUTOM07 on 4/19/14 at 1:42 pm|
[quote] #3) my BMW M6...which is for sale. [/quote]
Care to explain?? That car looks amazing!...
| Money Talk|| re: House Flipping - LSUTOM07 on 4/19/14 at 12:31 pm|
[quote]Any success stories out there?[/quote]
Nope. Not a single one...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Where do you get your motivation/inspiration - LSUTOM07 on 4/19/14 at 12:26 pm|
[quote] That and fine pussy won't spread for poors[/quote]...
| Money Talk|| re: LSU MBA - LSUTOM07 on 4/9/14 at 11:14 am|
[quote]You won't get a GA job or anything, but you'll get in.[/quote]
Wrong. It's all about who you know...
| Money Talk|| re: How much do you save each month? - LSUTOM07 on 3/30/14 at 10:52 pm|
Considering only savings, I'm right at $500 a month. Truck paid for and no student loans. Savings should be higher, but I bit off more than I should have on rent. Live and learn.
I just turned 23 fwiw
Eta: If we are including retirement, im contributing $430 a month to roth 401k and my employe...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Preventative Truck Maintenance - LSUTOM07 on 3/29/14 at 10:11 pm|
Where would be a good place to bring it in without getting the run around BS. I just moved to atlanta and I don't know a soul to have a reputable mechanic take a look ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Preventative Truck Maintenance - LSUTOM07 on 3/29/14 at 8:49 pm|
transmission fluid flushed
I wouldn't do that.[/quote]
Care to explain? I have about 10k miles since the flush. I was told that's something I needed to do out past 100k miles...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Preventative Truck Maintenance - LSUTOM07 on 3/29/14 at 8:48 pm|
[quote]keep your right foot out of it[/quote]
| Outdoor Board|| re: Preventative Truck Maintenance - LSUTOM07 on 3/29/14 at 8:41 pm|
[quote]The owners manual. [/quote]
The chances of me missing something when reading an owners manual.... 100...
| Outdoor Board|| Preventative Truck Maintenance - LSUTOM07 on 3/29/14 at 8:34 pm|
I have a 2007 chevy silverado 1500 with the 4.8 in it. The truck is right at 140k miles and I would like to get another 140k out of it if I can. What are some things I should look at to keep her running?
I have current oil changes and recently had the transmission fluid flushed. What else?n :chee...
| Money Talk|| re: Leaving Small Consulting for Big Corporate. - LSUTOM07 on 3/9/14 at 5:57 pm|
[quote]prepare to be micromanaged out the arse in big corporate firms[/quote]
This is an ignorant statement. I have worked for a small company that had supervisors who micromanaged like crazy. I am currently working for a Fortune 500 and have an insane amount of freedom. Each company is a differen...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What happened on I-10 past Acadian? - LSUTOM07 on 3/9/14 at 9:51 am|
Ambulances were rushing that direction with traffic at a stop. Glad I'm heading the other way...
| O-T Lounge|| Azaleas in the quad - LSUTOM07 on 3/1/14 at 10:15 pm|
Have they bloomed yet? I have family wanting to make a trip to get pictures taken.
When do they usually bloom? I guess I never really any attention to it when I was in school ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Possible move to Atlanta... - LSUTOM07 on 2/28/14 at 8:00 pm|
I just moved to Vinings right at the 75 and 285 interchange. I love it so far. I am in buckhead in 10 minutes, downtown in 15-20 minutes and dunwoody sandy springs area in 20-30 depending on traffic in the evenings ...
| Money Talk|| re: Crappy Work Assignment - LSUTOM07 on 2/27/14 at 7:29 pm|
[quote]Anyone ever work at CB&I[/quote]
I have no valuable info but the are hiring new guys like crazy. I know two recent grads that just got on with them ...
| Money Talk|| re: How is my financial state at 26? Thanks for the input. - LSUTOM07 on 2/15/14 at 12:37 pm|
[quote]Not trying to be an OT showoff, but what do yal think the current average salary for a 26 year-old college educated graduate is?[/quote]
What is your field? You want to compare apples with apples.
I would think that when comparing only college grads, this is about average....
| Money Talk|| re: What percentage of households - LSUTOM07 on 2/10/14 at 10:24 am|
I don't see a reason to have 100k in cash just sitting there. I would think most that can put away that kind if money would have it working for them even if it is very low risk...
| Money Talk|| re: Weekend Job Ideas - LSUTOM07 on 2/2/14 at 8:30 pm|
[quote]“only” working 40 hours a week you are doing it wrong[/quote]
Thanks for the advice. I need to work on this. Usually after a solid 8 hours of working I'm useless. I could spend a little time on the weekends and evening getting ahead. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Weekend Job Ideas - LSUTOM07 on 2/1/14 at 8:40 pm|
[quote]Take the notary test and get in with RE agents to do the signings [/quote]
Can you go into a little more detail?
ETA: Georgia - Requires an attorney admitted to the state bar to be present or involved in the closing of real property transactions.
| Money Talk|| re: Weekend Job Ideas - LSUTOM07 on 2/1/14 at 8:39 pm|
That's the first I've heard of it. I will check it out. Thanks
And this job wouldn't be making me feel like I'm "working my life away". I am looking for something to network as well as learn a few things.
My goal is to get into rental properties and build ...
| Money Talk|| re: Weekend Job Ideas - LSUTOM07 on 2/1/14 at 2:31 pm|
I would like to explore other avenues while continuing to work full-time. I hate the idea of working for a pay check every two weeks for the rest of my life. Knowing no matter how hard I work, my check will consistently be the same drives me crazy.
"If you don't build your own dream, someone wil...
| Money Talk|| Weekend Job Ideas - LSUTOM07 on 2/1/14 at 1:23 pm|
I'm 23 and I currently have an engineering job with a large company in Atlanta. I work 40 hours a week, and would like to earn some extra money as well as gain good experience in something outside of engineering.
I enjoy real estate, so I am considering calling local real estate agents to see i...
| Money Talk|| re: LLC question for rental property purchase - LSUTOM07 on 1/28/14 at 2:12 pm|
[quote]quote: but it's about 1.5%, which isn't too bad for Houston. [/quote]
Can you explain this bama? I'm assuming 2% of the purchase price received for rent every month??...
| Money Talk|| re: Who else got a crappy raise this year? - LSUTOM07 on 1/16/14 at 6:17 pm|
I would start looking for your next opportunity. Just for reference the average starting salary for a firm in BR was about 52 this year. Many of my colleagues and I were able to land jobs with larger companies making between 62 and 68 right out of school. So for someone with a few years of experienc...
| Money Talk|| re: Diamonds - LSUTOM07 on 12/8/13 at 11:30 am|
Used would be the way to go
| Money Talk|| re: Lending/Giving Family Money? - LSUTOM07 on 11/27/13 at 9:19 am|
[quote]I've turned down my dad[/quote]
You must be an up tight SOB to turn down your ole man...
| Money Talk|| re: Career opportunities with a kinesiology degree from LSU - LSUTOM07 on 11/27/13 at 8:06 am|
[quote]all the publics are around a 3.7[/quote]
Maybe she can become a manager at Burger King until then hahaha...
| Money Talk|| re: Career opportunities with a kinesiology degree from LSU - LSUTOM07 on 11/25/13 at 10:54 pm|
[quote]the ones with high GPAs [/quote]
Would someone have a shot with. 3.3 and good work experience? I have a totally different degree so I have no clue what needs to be done. I'm not sure if work experience or GPA is more important in this situation ...
| Money Talk|| re: Career opportunities with a kinesiology degree from LSU - LSUTOM07 on 11/25/13 at 8:19 pm|
She is doing PA and graduated in human movements. Had about a 3.3 so her GPA isn't terrible but it could use some work. She is taking one more class to meet the pre reqs at a few more schools so she will have a few more options next go around. A medical based job assisting in an office would be idea...