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Odin2005 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Sep-05-09 11:54 PM
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22. Were the fuck is my rope?
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  -Wall Street's new Bundle of Joy.. your life insurance SoCalDem  Sep-05-09 07:20 PM   #0 
  - Those who fail to learn from history......  marmar   Sep-05-09 07:21 PM   #1 
  - DUzy n/t  MisterP   Sep-05-09 07:23 PM   #2 
  - The wall street guys made out like bandits (literally).  eomer   Sep-06-09 06:23 AM   #28 
     - Exactly. They're going to create bubble after bubble until they're stopped...  Junkdrawer   Sep-06-09 09:54 AM   #30 
  - WTFBBQ??!?!1  Hello_Kitty   Sep-05-09 07:25 PM   #3 
  - Wow, now they're scraping the bottom of the casket  eleny   Sep-05-09 07:37 PM   #4 
  - Another DUZY. DU'ers are hot today.  KittyWampus   Sep-06-09 12:29 PM   #39 
  - Nothing complicated about it  notesdev   Sep-05-09 07:50 PM   #5 
  - Are they betting that people will cash out?  CoffeeCat   Sep-05-09 10:18 PM   #11 
  - Just like people took cash out on their homes a few years ago.  Hello_Kitty   Sep-05-09 10:36 PM   #15 
  - Sounds like they're betting on the notion...  CoffeeCat   Sep-05-09 10:43 PM   #18 
  - Or they simply can't afford the premiums?  Statistical   Sep-06-09 10:52 AM   #36 
  - This reminds me of something that was happening a few years back..  girl gone mad   Sep-05-09 11:48 PM   #20 
  - Actually life insurance is gambling  FarCenter   Sep-05-09 08:08 PM   #6 
  - This part toward the end of the article chilled me  Hello_Kitty   Sep-05-09 08:12 PM   #7 
  - a good reason for them to fight against good health care....nt  create.peace   Sep-06-09 01:45 PM   #40 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-05-09 09:59 PM   #8 
  - Life insurance, like all insurance, is more or less a racket.  bemildred   Sep-05-09 10:13 PM   #9 
  - exactly. Not sure why there is any surprise  Uzybone   Sep-05-09 11:55 PM   #23 
  - I have two ways of managing the risk of my premature death.  Telly Savalas   Sep-06-09 10:16 AM   #34 
  - Wonder if they learned from the successful challenges to mortgage foreclosures?  csziggy   Sep-05-09 10:17 PM   #10 
  - Life insurance isn't a scam. Using it for purposes other than its intended one is.  Hello_Kitty   Sep-05-09 10:34 PM   #14 
     - oh it will still be used for that, if you still have it when you die  Uzybone   Sep-05-09 11:57 PM   #25 
        - Exactly. Just like they were betting people would sell their houses back in 2005.  Hello_Kitty   Sep-06-09 12:06 AM   #27 
  - The Wall Street MO: Keep frenetically sloshing money around and scrape a bunch off the top....  johnnyrocket   Sep-05-09 10:25 PM   #12 
  - People! This isn't about life insurance!  Hello_Kitty   Sep-05-09 10:32 PM   #13 
  - Oldsters should consult their grown kids if they have difficulty keeping the payments going  SoCalDem   Sep-06-09 08:37 PM   #46 
  - So..more and more people will be selling their life insurance....  Junkdrawer   Sep-05-09 10:37 PM   #16 
  - I wish there was really a Hell.  earthboundmisfit   Sep-05-09 10:39 PM   #17 
  - Can Credit Death Swaps be far behind?  Junkdrawer   Sep-05-09 10:44 PM   #19 
  - Do the people who work in these companie have any morals AT ALL?  Confusious   Sep-05-09 11:53 PM   #21 
  - Were the fuck is my rope?  Odin2005   Sep-05-09 11:54 PM   #22 
  - "Buying life insurance is like betting on a sure thing and hoping you lose." Dick Gregory  Tierra_y_Libertad   Sep-05-09 11:56 PM   #24 
  - Damn, Wall Street is really "Las Vegas East."  Ishoutandscream2   Sep-05-09 11:59 PM   #26 
  - This was already done ("viaticals") with HIV patient insurance policies in the 80s.  Mayberry Machiavelli   Sep-06-09 09:48 AM   #29 
  - this article says  marketcrazy1   Sep-06-09 09:56 AM   #32 
     - Easy way around that.  Statistical   Sep-06-09 10:55 AM   #37 
  - And yet with clear examples of this sort of folly,  MadHound   Sep-06-09 09:56 AM   #31 
  - Coming Soon to a home page near you...  Junkdrawer   Sep-06-09 10:08 AM   #33 
  - Am I suppose to shed a tear for the poor little insurance companies?  Statistical   Sep-06-09 10:49 AM   #35 
  - Kick and Rec  kristopher   Sep-06-09 12:28 PM   #38 
  - Viaticals and life insurance...  solinvictus   Sep-06-09 01:56 PM   #41 
  - Sickening isn't it.  KoKo   Sep-06-09 02:00 PM   #42 
  - Collateralized DEATH Obligations?  smokey nj   Sep-06-09 02:51 PM   #43 
  - This creeps me out. Life insurance proceeds are not taxable currently....  Thickasabrick   Sep-06-09 04:18 PM   #44 
  - Watch that "oversight" get "corrected", by making them taxable  SoCalDem   Sep-06-09 04:21 PM   #45 
  - They took our pensions, 401Ks, savings. Now they want our life insurance. All middle class wealth  Nikki Stone1   Sep-06-09 08:46 PM   #47 
  - So the writer is honestly saying that people who can no longer afford their life policy should give  RB TexLa   Sep-06-09 08:49 PM   #48 

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