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Forum: Other topics 04-17-2010, 08:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,553
Posted By CybrMike
One thing about trading your car in vs. selling...

One thing about trading your car in vs. selling it outright;

If you trade your car in, you only have to pay sales tax on the difference between trade in price and sales price, for example:

You...
Forum: Other topics 11-30-2009, 01:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,019
Posted By CybrMike
Put clear toenail polish on it once a week. Might...

Put clear toenail polish on it once a week. Might help smother it.
Forum: FIRE and Money 11-15-2009, 04:46 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,630
Posted By CybrMike
I have bought 8 properties over the last year,...

I have bought 8 properties over the last year, most of them returning 20% NET. A typical deal is usually a $20K or $30K property that i put $5 K - $15K into and rent for around $800 per month. Have a...
Forum: Hi, I am... 11-03-2009, 11:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,192
Posted By CybrMike
My advice. Might be difficult to get there...

My advice. Might be difficult to get there working at a rock solid telecom unless you work your way up to management as a CEO or VP making $250K+ +options per year. If your in a city like seattle,...
Forum: Other topics 10-06-2009, 07:58 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,918
Posted By CybrMike
4 days. Took 12 doses of Levaquin the prior week...

4 days. Took 12 doses of Levaquin the prior week and it completely fried my central nervous system. Thought I was going to die. Went to the hospital multiple times but they just thought I was crazy....
Forum: FIRE and Money 09-29-2009, 12:32 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 9,548
Posted By CybrMike
Yikes. Will you bid @ $120K and get the property?...

Yikes. Will you bid @ $120K and get the property? What if the property sells for somewhere between $120K and $250K, do you just eat it?
Forum: FIRE and Money 09-19-2009, 12:08 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,606
Posted By CybrMike
Not exactly a traditional approach but lately...

Not exactly a traditional approach but lately I've been moving my cash to real estate investments since they are so cheap and been getting from 15 - 20%. Know there is work in fixing up the...
Forum: FIRE and Money 09-18-2009, 10:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,607
Posted By CybrMike
I might be interested in the $50K range. Not sure...

I might be interested in the $50K range. Not sure of all the legal ins and outs but I'd want to get an attorney involved and I'd only do it if payments could be transferred to my name.
Forum: FIRE and Money 09-18-2009, 10:04 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,402
Posted By CybrMike
I've bought 7 houses in the last year. If I can...

I've bought 7 houses in the last year. If I can sell these in 2014 at peak prices, I'll be sitting pretty with a 350%+ gain. I'm in Indiana though, so an orange state, not a red one.
Forum: Other topics 08-31-2009, 09:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,378
Posted By CybrMike
For future reference you can also negotiate with...

For future reference you can also negotiate with a buyers agent to rebate you some of their commission money. A good Broker will still take this deal. Basically you can get a similar deal as Redfin...
Forum: Other topics 08-23-2009, 01:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,393
Posted By CybrMike
Just get him a prepaid. Boost, Virgin, or any of...

Just get him a prepaid. Boost, Virgin, or any of the like.
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 08-22-2009, 09:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,661
Posted By CybrMike
I'm no doctor so I'll not speculate but it does...

I'm no doctor so I'll not speculate but it does have a black box warning from the FDA about tendon damage.
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 08-22-2009, 08:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,661
Posted By CybrMike
Not sure if you've taken an fluoroquinolone...

Not sure if you've taken an fluoroquinolone antibiotics (CIPRO, LEVAQUIN, etc.) over the last year or so but they have serious negative impact to your joints and tendons. Its been a year since I...
Forum: Forum Admin 08-16-2009, 08:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,134
Posted By CybrMike
Well I don't want to get into a pissing contest...

Well I don't want to get into a pissing contest but I setup that site as a competing site to this one a few years ago and then didn't pay much attention to it after that.

Andy offered to buy it...
Forum: Forum Admin 08-16-2009, 10:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,134
Posted By CybrMike
Geez guys I don't steal passwords or send spam....

Geez guys I don't steal passwords or send spam. Its just a site that I put up a vbforum on. I don't get on there much to purge the spam so it is a bit spammy. I try to purge it every couple months.
Forum: Other topics 07-17-2009, 12:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,508
Posted By CybrMike
In this economy, you gotta do what you gotta do....

In this economy, you gotta do what you gotta do. I'd ask a lawyer (preferably not one on the internet) what is "legal" for you to do. Then ask yourself what you are comfortable doing. If your...
Forum: Other topics 07-04-2009, 05:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,504
Posted By CybrMike
Good deal, even at wholesale that frame would be...

Good deal, even at wholesale that frame would be $1 per lineal foot, thats not counting the labor to cut and join, etc.
Forum: Other topics 06-20-2009, 12:36 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,851
Posted By CybrMike
Private plane ride, from NY to IND. Cost about...

Private plane ride, from NY to IND. Cost about $12,000 for only a three or four hour flight.

We were going to be stuck in NY for several days because of flight cancellations and such due to...
Forum: Hi, I am... 06-20-2009, 12:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,502
Posted By CybrMike
My mom fought me tooth and nail against marrying...

My mom fought me tooth and nail against marrying my wife. It took about two years but they have now bonded and my wife would do anything for her.

I think sometimes if your a mother in law you have...
Forum: FIRE and Money 06-14-2009, 01:11 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 9,548
Posted By CybrMike
Thanks for the info. I'm in Indianapolis and we...

Thanks for the info. I'm in Indianapolis and we don't have many 4-unit buildings or 8-unit buildings. We have some doubles but they are mostly in bad areas. We also of course have 100+ unit apartment...
Forum: FIRE and Money 06-13-2009, 11:31 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 9,548
Posted By CybrMike
How many properties do u own? I have 6...

How many properties do u own?

I have 6 properties consisting of 10 units and am thinking about trying to expand to about 20, maybe 25 properties.

Any advice?
Forum: FIRE and Money 05-19-2009, 11:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,606
Posted By CybrMike
I read the main points of the article, most of...

I read the main points of the article, most of which I agree with. The problem arises though, where do we put our money in hyper inflationary times?

Gold? Cash? Stocks?

Tell me that and we can...
Forum: FIRE and Money 05-13-2009, 09:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,071
Posted By CybrMike
I use National Tenant Network or ntnonline.com....

I use National Tenant Network or ntnonline.com. They have a package for $30 bucks that checks sex offender registry, criminal background, credit, prior evictions, etc.

Its a one time $35 setup...
Forum: FIRE and Money 04-18-2009, 05:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,308
Posted By CybrMike
Round here in Indy I'm buying properties cash for...

Round here in Indy I'm buying properties cash for $20 - $30K and getting $800+ per month in rent. Who needs financing at these rates?
Forum: Stock Picking and Market Strategy 03-31-2009, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,830
Posted By CybrMike
Appears to be an investment company (i.e., they...

Appears to be an investment company (i.e., they invest in private and microcap public companies). You'd have to dig into their filings and such to figure out exactly what companies they own and in...
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