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Flaxbee Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-01-11 07:46 PM
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12. Can you hang with it until the spring? It's always harder
to find solutions and options in the winter, somehow. If you can make a deal with yourself to wait just 90 days, it'll be April and your options may have improved dramatically by then.

I understand what you're saying and thinking, but can you and Jennifer take it a month at a time? I realize there's the upcoming investment in tires ... but I remember all the consideration and thought and work you put into this choice you've made - being an independent contractor - and I think you should just give yourself through the spring to see what options arise then. :shrug:
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  -I'm in a bit of a dilemma Tobin S.  Jan-01-11 05:47 PM   #0 
  - Tobin, you have another choice.  auntAgonist   Jan-01-11 05:51 PM   #1 
  - I don't know anyone I would trust enough to do that  Tobin S.   Jan-01-11 06:00 PM   #3 
  - money isn't everything.  Tuesday Afternoon   Jan-01-11 05:56 PM   #2 
  - That's true  Tobin S.   Jan-01-11 06:02 PM   #5 
  - Go with your heart. True love doesn't happen very often.  Bunny   Jan-01-11 06:01 PM   #4 
  - Yep  Tobin S.   Jan-01-11 06:04 PM   #6 
  - How about teaching Jennifer to drive and be a team?  bluesbassman   Jan-01-11 06:10 PM   #7 
  - I'm not going to ask her to do that  Tobin S.   Jan-01-11 06:14 PM   #8 
     - Well if that's not an option (and rightly so), I'd say take the hit and sell.  bluesbassman   Jan-01-11 06:32 PM   #10 
  - $5,000 divided by 42 months is 4 bucks a day.  rug   Jan-01-11 06:29 PM   #9 
  - That's true, but it's not something that I can finance  Tobin S.   Jan-01-11 06:34 PM   #11 
  - Can you hang with it until the spring? It's always harder  Flaxbee   Jan-01-11 07:46 PM   #12 
  - Haven't thought it thru, happy to see you. Consider the tax consequences.  elleng   Jan-01-11 08:25 PM   #13 
  - Your situation reminds me of people who want to have a child, but then adopt...  Haole Girl   Jan-02-11 12:06 PM   #14 
  - Going local sounds like a good option  guitar man   Jan-02-11 12:30 PM   #15 
  - I know how you struggled with the  Callalily   Jan-02-11 12:31 PM   #16 
  - i hear you on true love and someone  Parche   Jan-02-11 12:38 PM   #17 
  - what does she think?  grasswire   Jan-02-11 12:54 PM   #18 
  - Stick with the 3.5 year obligation for your truck and livelihood.  PufPuf23   Jan-02-11 02:09 PM   #19 
  - What do you consider local?  hippywife   Jan-02-11 02:36 PM   #20 
  - I like Pufs aspect. There is two sides to any situation. Is this a decision  david13   Jan-02-11 10:36 PM   #21 
 

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