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hfojvt Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-29-11 03:35 PM
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7. does being able to borrow it, at say, 10% interest count?
When my lawnmower broke, I bought a new one with my credit card. When my water heater went out, I bought a new one with a credit card (but I also have done without hot water for long periods as well.)

I am not sure what the interest rate is on my credit card though, because I always pay it off. One credit card or another is always offering me low rates for a short time, with a 3 or 4% fee (which fee amount will then be charged 19% interest as well).
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  -If you had an emergency occur and you needed $2000, would you have it? DainBramaged  Oct-29-11 03:14 PM   #0 
  - I usually don't have $200 for an emergency, much less $2000.  Capitalocracy   Oct-29-11 03:16 PM   #1 
  - You mean like bail money?  The Velveteen Ocelot   Oct-29-11 03:17 PM   #2 
  - Every time my Wife goes to the Dentist  Turbineguy   Oct-29-11 03:21 PM   #3 
  - That's a categorical resounding no for me  lunatica   Oct-29-11 03:24 PM   #4 
  - I did until I got laid off and got shut out of the job market  GoCubsGo   Oct-29-11 03:25 PM   #5 
  - $20 would be pushing it at this point nt  justabob   Oct-29-11 03:27 PM   #6 
  - does being able to borrow it, at say, 10% interest count?  hfojvt   Oct-29-11 03:35 PM   #7 
  - Would probably have to ask my fiance's bro for the money  blueamy66   Oct-29-11 03:37 PM   #8 
  - 2 out of three, not bad, I would have thought the other way  DainBramaged   Oct-30-11 11:19 AM   #9 
  - Sure, no problem.  Abin Sur   Oct-30-11 11:24 AM   #10 
 

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