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Registered: ‎02-19-2013

Re: Things that are actually worth the money...

Not really a materialistic person unless it comes to my vehicles... I've spent way too much modifying them I'm scared to sum up all of the receipts I've saved.


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Registered: ‎11-10-2012

Re: Things that are actually worth the money...

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An Ed Reed signed Baltimore Ravens jersey. That would make me complete, next to buying a house. Smiley Wink

Starting Scores: (4/16/12 lender pull) TU 596 | EX 550 | EQ 576
Current Score (9/3/15): Wally TU 639 | Amex EX 628 | DCU EQ 639
Goals: Homeowner as of 9/27/2013. Last app 8/1/15. TU-5; EX-16; EQ-13. Aiming for ZERO inqs.
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Registered: ‎03-11-2009

Re: Things that are actually worth the money...

My dog.  

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Registered: ‎03-22-2013

Re: Things that are actually worth the money...

Good cigars, good booze, and guns.

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Re: Things that are actually worth the money...

Grand kids.
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Re: Things that are actually worth the money...

colinb913 wrote:

Good cigars, good booze, and guns.

LOL...reminds me of another really comical thread and still makes me laugh over it.


Speaking of value, I forgot to add something.  Cast iron pan.  It's the best money I've ever spent.  For 10 years, it's been virtually indestructible, cooks a steak prefectly, and impregnable to high heat in the oven.

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Posts: 4,301
Registered: ‎05-01-2008

Re: Things that are actually worth the money...

E150GT wrote:

I spend money on a few nice things. I love my raybans. Got to have those and since I sit on them about once a year I usually have a newer pair. I buy the best parts for my old mercedes. The aftermarket stuff doesnt work well. I have a nice computer that I use a lot and I take really good care of it. I buyt quality oil for my car too. I dont own a Tv or nice furtniture though

I hear you loud & clear on the car parts. (My dream car is an early 80's Euro SL!!), but for now it's my '95 BMW E36.  Nothing but fully synthetic oil changes & Mann filters.  I pay the garage to do it while I wait, but bring my own stuff.

Another thing that has been worth it for me is some select, special pieces of jewelry.  A small shop in town makes one of a kind pieces & that is what I treat myself to every few years.


Anything I need for the maintenance on my home goes without saying...but one thing I have never regretted spending monty pets.  Last Spring/Summer my kitty had become very ill.  I spent over $3k on her only to find out she had a cancerous tumor in her head & it was inoperable.


I'd have paid just about anything to save her.  Smiley Sad


Starting Score: 02/2015 TU 709 - EQ 676 - EX 729
Current Score: 07/2015 TU 730 - EQ 699 - EX 724
Goal Score: 850

Bury me in the garden...last app 08.09.15

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