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    • myslef
    • By myslef 10th Oct 16, 4:34 PM
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    myslef
    rent or buy house
    • #1
    • 10th Oct 16, 4:34 PM
    rent or buy house 10th Oct 16 at 4:34 PM
    Just trying to calculate if it is worth to buy a house or keep renting and invest money into my business which I am not sure how ti will take me to grow? Just want a good advice.
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    • Bluebirdman of Alcathays
    • By Bluebirdman of Alcathays 10th Oct 16, 4:35 PM
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    Bluebirdman of Alcathays
    • #2
    • 10th Oct 16, 4:35 PM
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    • 10th Oct 16, 4:35 PM
    Definitely buy.
    • AnotherJoe
    • By AnotherJoe 10th Oct 16, 4:35 PM
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    • #3
    • 10th Oct 16, 4:35 PM
    • #3
    • 10th Oct 16, 4:35 PM
    Is it half term?
    • bigfreddiel
    • By bigfreddiel 10th Oct 16, 5:16 PM
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    • #4
    • 10th Oct 16, 5:16 PM
    • #4
    • 10th Oct 16, 5:16 PM
    No one is allowed to give advice on MSE
    • Cakeguts
    • By Cakeguts 10th Oct 16, 7:33 PM
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    • #5
    • 10th Oct 16, 7:33 PM
    • #5
    • 10th Oct 16, 7:33 PM
    If you don't know how long it is going to take for your business to grow how on earth are we supposed to know?
    • flashg67
    • By flashg67 10th Oct 16, 7:41 PM
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    • #6
    • 10th Oct 16, 7:41 PM
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    • 10th Oct 16, 7:41 PM
    Is this a lump sum you have to either use as a deposit or invest in the business? Only you know how committed you are to the business & the likely success?
    You're likely to save every month on a mortgage over rent and will be able to keep any increase in value which would make me look to buy if I could.
    • myslef
    • By myslef 20th Oct 16, 12:01 PM
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    • #7
    • 20th Oct 16, 12:01 PM
    half term
    • #7
    • 20th Oct 16, 12:01 PM
    Yes it is half term
    • fairy lights
    • By fairy lights 20th Oct 16, 12:11 PM
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    • #8
    • 20th Oct 16, 12:11 PM
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    • 20th Oct 16, 12:11 PM
    What does your business do?
    • G_M
    • By G_M 20th Oct 16, 12:15 PM
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    • #9
    • 20th Oct 16, 12:15 PM
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    • 20th Oct 16, 12:15 PM
    How tall are you?
    • myslef
    • By myslef 4th Nov 16, 9:51 AM
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    myslef
    I am selling motobikes at the moment
    • AnotherJoe
    • By AnotherJoe 4th Nov 16, 11:22 AM
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    I am selling motobikes at the moment
    Originally posted by myslef
    What about tomorrow?
    • marksoton
    • By marksoton 4th Nov 16, 11:35 AM
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    What about tomorrow?
    Originally posted by AnotherJoe
    Paper round....
    • Bluebirdman of Alcathays
    • By Bluebirdman of Alcathays 4th Nov 16, 11:41 AM
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    Bluebirdman of Alcathays
    What about tomorrow?
    Originally posted by AnotherJoe
    Eating bogeys and putting plasticine in their anus.
    • myslef
    • By myslef 23rd Nov 16, 12:15 PM
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    myslef
    what are you talking about???
    • fairy lights
    • By fairy lights 23rd Nov 16, 12:17 PM
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    fairy lights
    "selling motorbikes at the moment" doesn't sound like the most secure career path. Good luck getting a mortgage.
    • worried jim
    • By worried jim 23rd Nov 16, 12:36 PM
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    what are you talking about???
    Originally posted by myslef
    No one thinks you are serious. During the school holidays.....
    "Only two things are infinite-the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not so sure about the universe"
    Albert Einstein
    • always_sunny
    • By always_sunny 23rd Nov 16, 12:53 PM
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    toss a coin.
    Expat with an EU passport
    • pawlala
    • By pawlala 23rd Nov 16, 2:38 PM
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    what if it lands on its edge?
    Mortgage free: New Year's Eve 2013!
    • rtho782
    • By rtho782 23rd Nov 16, 3:29 PM
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    From the detailed investment plan the OP has presented for this business, and from looking in my crystal ball to discover details about the potential house purchase, and future house prices, I'd say his best bet is to go to a casino and put everything on black.
    Deposit Saved since 01/12/15: 13,000 / 15,000 House Bought!

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    • myslef
    • By myslef 13th Dec 16, 11:16 AM
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    myslef
    Did it work with you? Casino?
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