Originally Posted by Manton
The point is, credit scores are a proxy for reliability, trustworthiness, risk, etc. Sellers, landlords, service providers, etc., can't possibly evaluate each renter/customer on the...
I think the "no credit makes you a credit risk" mentality is bullshit -- the article is right, you're supposed to save up for what you want, not buy it on credit when you don't have the money.
How many of our parents and...
Originally Posted by tesuquegolfer
In 2001 I took a job as a contractor to a large company and my hourly wage was $51/hr with no benefits. I was considered a Sr. Project Controls Engineer (support to a Project...
Originally Posted by redcaimen
You must be my age. That book came out when I was a kid. Remember the mafia blowjobs?
Hellz yeah, and the seduction of young gawky men...that book was indeed formative.
Brings to mind the vignette from "The Happy Hooker," where the Japanese businessman came equipped with a prosthetic average-sized dong that squirted lukewarm water. He inserted his own unit in the other end.