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Old 07-24-2013, 06:20 PM   #201841
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Old 07-24-2013, 06:21 PM   #201842
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So I'm reading my latest esquire, says you should never buy a car you should always lease because it makes more financial sense.

Do most of you own or lease?

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Old 07-24-2013, 06:27 PM   #201843
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It depends on your financial status and needs
And also what you do with the car
I kept my car for 7 years after payments were done
I am way ahead in money saved compared to if I had bought another car or had leased ... I'd be on my 3rd or 4th lease and still have monthly payments
My car was paid off in july 2006 and it has cost about $1000/yr for maintenance
I couldn't get a better car for $1000/yr

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Old 07-24-2013, 06:27 PM   #201844
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I would say the monthly is good, does it include all taxes and crap?
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Old 07-24-2013, 06:28 PM   #201845
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Leasing is probably better and smarter than financing a new car and then trading it in for another new car when the payments are done .... then you don't derive any benefit of actually "owning" the car

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Old 07-24-2013, 06:30 PM   #201846
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Old 07-24-2013, 06:30 PM   #201847
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So I don't leave too much stuff in my locker
Like if I happen to have too much cash (firstworldproblem) I might leave it in the car
And I take my phone with me

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Old 07-24-2013, 06:56 PM   #201848
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I usually keep it in my pocket
And when I need to take it out so it doesn't drop or get in the way (like leg exercise or deadlift)
I always place the phone where It is shielded from possible weights dropping or rolling


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Old 07-24-2013, 07:04 PM   #201849
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Looks beefy. I will have to get one of those. For now I'm just gonna carry a mini bag with me from station to station.



Yeah I used to carry my phone with me but then a couple of my friends broke there screens/phones at the gym while lifting. Dropping weights or people stepping on it etc.

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Old 07-24-2013, 07:50 PM   #201850
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The article argued that if you lease, with interest rates at what they're at, it doesn't make sense to buy. They argue that maintenance will kill you in the long run and if you lease it would be cheaper cause the stealership will usually maintain for little to nothing. Idk


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Old 07-24-2013, 11:47 PM   #201851
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Old 07-24-2013, 11:55 PM   #201852
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I own the bmw, finance the Kia and lease the passat.
My lease is 42 months.

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Old 07-25-2013, 12:12 AM   #201853
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Old 07-25-2013, 12:37 AM   #201854
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Not gonna lie...kinda bad ass.

Oh, as far as leasing vs. financing is concerned if you can make it a tax deduction there is never a reason to finance a car again as opposed to leasing a vehicle and writing it off.
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That is bad ass. I looooove dbz.

Ed, a male friend?

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a female friend
she was an undergrad while i was in law school in virginia
i'm so glad i saw her tonight ... nothing happened ... YET
but i might have to marry this girl someday soon
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i'm so glad i saw her tonight ... nothing happened ... YET
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