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Nana has died - I got 20K Euro - What should I Buy?
Old 8th June 2011
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the re-nana-mater!!!
That's gold.
Old 8th June 2011
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I only say what I did since I recently came into what my dad left behind. He left me more than you've been left, I spent about 10% of it all in all on:
•*Work-related training;
•*Work-related equipment.
• Driving Lessons.

All 3 are things which will earn me the money back, I was simply using the availability of the money as an 'advance' so I could get into the work quickly.

That is the only way I would use such large gifts of money. I would not buy something that I could not normally afford using a one-off payment, other than things which:
a) I would need to buy anyway, AND
b) Will SAVE / MAKE me money by having sooner rather than later.

Such things include:
•*Training / equipment for work - that will actually make money. That's like, not saying 'A U67 is for work' , that's like 'A rigging harness actually let me start up-rigging and earning the extra money, which I COULD NOT DO without the harness'.
•*Getting a mortgage, rather than paying rent forever
•*Paying off debts in a oner, rather than paying interest forever.

I would honestly suggest you do the same. A U67 is not going to make you, or save you, any money. Use the big cash advance that Nana sent to buy something you need right now, and will cost you if you don't buy now... and then buy luxuries when you can actually afford them.
You put a lot of time in this post, and I apologize for deceiving you.

I hope you can forgive me.

Regards,

Daniel.
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Old 8th June 2011
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Please consider buying Apple stock.
Old 4th August 2011
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oh nana, why'd you have to pass away??
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