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Did i make the right choice

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by kmrofka, Jul 5, 2009.

  1. Jul 5, 2009 at 6:50 PM
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    kmrofka

    kmrofka [OP] Im so hungry i can ride a horse...

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    i had a couple grand saved for my lift... well i decided to use the money to pay off more on the truck so now i only owe 9k on my truck what do you guys think?
     
  2. Jul 5, 2009 at 6:51 PM
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    Burgman

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    great idea, especially the way everything is going rite now, less debt = more better
     
  3. Jul 5, 2009 at 6:54 PM
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    BravoZulu469

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  4. Jul 5, 2009 at 6:59 PM
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    Fluffymonkey

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    As tempting as mods are, you made the right choice.
     
  5. Jul 5, 2009 at 7:05 PM
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    branct06

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    good choice man!!!!
     
  6. Jul 5, 2009 at 7:07 PM
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    ClemsonTacoma

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    yeah that was a really good idea, the mods will be better to add when your paid off/ out of warranty...my 09 is already paid off
     
  7. Jul 5, 2009 at 7:07 PM
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    kmrofka

    kmrofka [OP] Im so hungry i can ride a horse...

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    i feel better that you all agree but i still want my lift :(
     
  8. Jul 5, 2009 at 7:08 PM
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    Burgman

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    just remember that interest is a bitch and shell make u pay more than u have to
     
  9. Jul 5, 2009 at 7:19 PM
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    pittim

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    yes.

    if only more people thought like you, the economy wouldn't be in the toilet.

    there are wants and needs. you want a lift, but you need to pay off your truck. wants come after needs.
     
  10. Jul 5, 2009 at 7:28 PM
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    snoope

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    You are "wise" beyond your years...nice job young man!!


    Snoope back quiet
     
  11. Jul 5, 2009 at 7:29 PM
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    kmrofka

    kmrofka [OP] Im so hungry i can ride a horse...

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    yeah the interest sucked but ive only had it for 9 months and have paid 6k on it
     
  12. Jul 5, 2009 at 7:30 PM
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    just know that now ur payment goes alittle more towards the principal and less interest
     
  13. Jul 5, 2009 at 7:33 PM
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    kmrofka

    kmrofka [OP] Im so hungry i can ride a horse...

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    i have been over paying since day one. i want to have it paid off by the end of the year. i have it set up for a 5 year loan though
     
  14. Jul 5, 2009 at 7:35 PM
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    im in a similar situation i owe around 5k now and hope to have it paid off by the end of the year, the funny thing is i dont owe a payment until 2011 after dropping a large lump some a couple of months ago
     
  15. Jul 5, 2009 at 7:35 PM
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    thekidcatcher

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    Ya dude you definitely made the right choice. Way better to be closer to owning the truck fully than having some mods done ;)
     
  16. Jul 5, 2009 at 7:37 PM
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    kmrofka

    kmrofka [OP] Im so hungry i can ride a horse...

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    yeah i dont owe a payment... i just really want to fuck over the bank and not let them make any money on me
     
  17. Jul 5, 2009 at 10:20 PM
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    manly decision
     
  18. Jul 5, 2009 at 10:35 PM
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    TacoNut

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    you made the right choice for sure.... good job!
     
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