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Things That Are Bothering You, Got You All Hibbeldy-Jibbeldy, or just downright pissed, RIGHT NOW!

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  1. globetrotter

    globetrotter Stylish Dinosaur

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    sorry Connie, that is horrible



    I had a problem last week that required a remedy of eating more fiber. so I spent the weekend eating a lot of fiber. apperantly, a little too much fibder for the delecate balance that is my digestive system. this morning I pooped out stuff that might very well have been stuck to the walls of my guts since Regan was president. this wasn't really the effect I was looking for. I now feel weak.

    fuck.
     


  2. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    pics or gtfo

    also, have a look at my sock combo today. inspired by you!
     


  3. GreenFrog

    GreenFrog Stylish Dinosaur

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    My rent check is going to bounce this month -- how embarrassing ...

    I totally fucked up my cash flows this month and now I'm just barely short on cash after all my bills and credit card expenses were paid for. Definitely not going to liquidate any of my stocks to pay for this so I guess I'll have to suck it up and get hit with the bounce fees.

    Dammit!
     


  4. Piobaire

    Piobaire Not left of center?

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    So please tell me you're not a financial consultant.
     


  5. GreenFrog

    GreenFrog Stylish Dinosaur

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    I'm not.

    I got overzealous and bought more shares of stock than I should have :laugh:
     


  6. otc

    otc Stylish Dinosaur

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    Isn't that sort of the point of the credit card...you don't *have* to pay it all

    Seems better than bouncing your rent check.
     


  7. GreenFrog

    GreenFrog Stylish Dinosaur

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    Yeah.. well all my bills get posted before my rent check and it wasn't until now that I just realized my rent was going to bounce.. otherwise I would have done as you suggested.

    Oh well. Gotta pay a $100 fee but that's about it. If only I had bought one less share of AAPL.. dammit. I guess the silver lining in this scenario is that the ROI on my reckless investing covers the $100 penalty and more.
     
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  8. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    GF - you are a big boy now. gotta get that shit straight, son.
     


  9. otc

    otc Stylish Dinosaur

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    Why wouldn't you sell a share of something? Trading fees are less than $100...

    In the future, learn to keep a cash buffer that will pay at least 1 month's rent+utilities+CC. Hell--start charging yourself an overdraft fee if you ever drop below that (move your "fee" into savings or donate it to a charity..or send it to me) if it will keep you in line.
     


  10. imatlas

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    No shit. Putting every available penny into the market is a pretty bad idea.
     


  11. MrG

    MrG Stylish Dinosaur

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    Am I the only one here whose bank offers overdraft protection?

    If I overdraft my account, it hits a credit card automatically (and for free). Don't get me wrong, I'm not the type to overdraft my account, but it's a nice feature to have in case I do make a mistake.
     


  12. imatlas

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    Mrs. A. broke the dimmer switch on our bedroom chandelier just as we were going to bed - it still dims, but doesn't turn off completely. Time for me to learn some basic electrical repair!
     


  13. in stitches

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    MrG - i have that linked to my savings account, not a card. but as far as i know, they do charge a fee when that happens.
     
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  14. in stitches

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    careful! i know a guy who shocked himself across the room, messing with a chandelier.
     
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  15. L'Incandescent

    L'Incandescent Stylish Dinosaur

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    Man, I am big-tymz, bring a certain swagger to my financial dealings. I kill what I eat, ain't need no overdraft protection. FACT!
     
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