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Registered: ‎06-12-2010
Re: Boyfriend wants to sign up for utility - gets hit with security fees

drkaje wrote:

oracles wrote:

Stand by your man, but stand by your credit first.


Dont be no fool, he will survive

You can always find another man. It takes 7 years for a late payment to fall off, LOL!

That is a hell of an accurate way to look at this!  If a relationship ends because you end up getting the short end of the monetary/credit stick by trying to help, the results will stick with someone for 7 years!  Will it honestly take you 7 years to find someone else?  hmmmmm

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