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re: Asking for a raise- is 20% too much? - bobaftt1212
Similar situation. My annual raise was 4% in the spring (most were lower than that) and then in August was asked to apply for a role internally that would have warranted a 20% bump. I'm the only person that was doing my current job so I asked my boss for 20%. I got 10% and am still going through ...
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re: Should people on welfare be allowed to have children? - bobaftt1212
Nope. Birth control should be a condition of receiving welfare....
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re: Any good bbq spots in ATL? - bobaftt1212
ebony and ivory had delicious bbq. ...
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re: What is your solution to the homeless problem? - bobaftt1212
I just hit reply below your name. It was a reply to the thread not a reply to your post...
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re: Best used car rates - bobaftt1212
thanks guys ...
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re: What is your solution to the homeless problem? - bobaftt1212
Some bold generalizations. If you are a Christian your answer should include something about helping them. As far as shaming people that help them good luck I'd much prefer to be shamed by you than to ignore Jesus's take on the subject....
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Best used car rates - bobaftt1212
Thoughts on getting the best rate on a relatively new vehicle? We are around 2% from our credit union I was just curious if there was a better option....
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re: What's your employer contribution to your 401K? - bobaftt1212
they match 5% and give 4.5% in lieu of the pension that ended a couple of years ago....
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re: Anyone here live in Chattanooga? - bobaftt1212
Yes. I love Chattanooga. The cost of living is inexpensive the internet is fast and the fishing is great. If you are looking for a good church we love Rockpoint. ...
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re: Smoking some butts tomorrow, need best recipes - bobaftt1212
Google Chris Lilley injection. I like the injection and it is pretty plain ...
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re: At what point and age did your 401k really start to grow? - bobaftt1212
When trump was elected. I am up 18% since the election...
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re: Southeast China Scouting Trip: Results Thread. Pic Heavy - bobaftt1212
I prefer tan but whatever is easiest....
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re: Minivan - yay or nay? - bobaftt1212
I assume your wife will be the primary driver? If she wants a minivan get a minivan. If she wants an SUV get an SUV. We are adding kid number 2 and my wife who swore for years she would never get a minivan has started looking at them. I don't care what vehicle she has but I want her to have what...
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re: Freezing pulled pork - bobaftt1212
I prefer to leave it in big chunks and shred it after it has been reheated....
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re: What is the OTs opinion of homeschool? - bobaftt1212
I was homeschooled off and on until high school. I think I learned a lot but was stunted socially. Kids are pretty terrible or at least they were in high school so I don't mind that I missed out on that garbage for elementary and middle school. ...
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re: Excel test for job interview - bobaftt1212
I have found those tests generally don't like shortcuts....
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re: OB rotomolded cooler buy in - who's interested? update pg 1 - bobaftt1212
how are we handling quality control? Do they work in some additional units to make sure everything is good?...
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re: OB rotomolded cooler buy in - who's interested? update pg 1 - bobaftt1212
so were any of you guys coming up to knoxville for the Tennessee game with any interest in throwing out some coolers in Chattanooga? 2 bbq pork butts await you for your tailgate if you do... If so I'd take a large one and 2 medium sized ones....
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re: Those of you with good money habits - How were those taught or learned? - bobaftt1212
married an accountant who was always frugal. she broke my spend thrift ways by putting me on a cash system when we couldn't afford for me to blow money. Once you learn how nice it is to have paycheck left at the end of the pay period you don't want to go back....
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