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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 07:46 PM
Replies: 11
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They are competing against stations in...

They are competing against stations in neighboring towns with self serve, so the owners absorb the cost of the attendants instead of raising prices.

For similar reasons, if a city or county has a...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 06:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 236
Not necessarily. When full service is the law,...

Not necessarily. When full service is the law, and baked into the price, it's more of an abstract thing and it's easier for people to be convinced that they want it, than if it's an optional thing...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 12:54 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 2,614
Bezos and Trump already hate each other. Showing...

Bezos and Trump already hate each other. Showing the finger to Trump is +1 for the reasons to choose Toronto.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 12:49 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 2,614
I pity the city that gets the new HQ. Out of the...

I pity the city that gets the new HQ. Out of the 50,000 people, probably at least 40,000 will be relocated from elsewhere.

But I hope it's a city within 200 miles of mine, so plenty of IT people...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 09:03 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 892
I think they can report your balance to the...

I think they can report your balance to the credit bureaus at any time, so those prepayments aren't very likely to help you.

When your credit limit is low, and you have no credit delinquencies in...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 08:54 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 892
I push payments from my bank's online bill...

I push payments from my bank's online bill payment service to Synchrony, instead of having Synchrony pull payments from my bank. So far no problems with the payments being processed (except that...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 08:48 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 892
The OP's situation is due to insufficient credit...

The OP's situation is due to insufficient credit history, not mismanagement of credit. Getting another credit card and using it responsibly will help to resolve that.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-19-2018, 06:45 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 892
At your age and stage the Amazon card is probably...

At your age and stage the Amazon card is probably worth it. You probably can't get a Chase card yet, but the Amazon card is easy to get. Then after using the Amazon card for 6-12 months your credit...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-19-2018, 08:09 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 892
Go for the Amazon store card instead. It's tied...

Go for the Amazon store card instead. It's tied to Synchrony Bank instead of Chase. It doesn't have Visa, MasterCard or any of the other big name card companies on it, so you can only use it with...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-19-2018, 08:00 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 892
Already doesn't want it

Already doesn't want it
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-18-2018, 07:57 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 14,677
Other than the time when she got sick or drunk?

Other than the time when she got sick or drunk?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-18-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 14,677
Snik, If you don't live with any roommates,...

Snik,

If you don't live with any roommates, invite her to your place to watch a movie this weekend. If she shows up, whatever happens or doesn't happen from there will let you know where things...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-18-2018, 07:32 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 2,360
Driving a cheap old car is one of the decisions...

Driving a cheap old car is one of the decisions that helps him to afford that double-priced home.

I know an engineer who used to drive an old Honda Civic ... but his basement was lined with over...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-17-2018, 09:20 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 14,677
Plenty of times?

Plenty of times?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-17-2018, 08:09 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 14,677
Only dudes (and maybe lesbians?) get friendzoned...

Only dudes (and maybe lesbians?) get friendzoned "plenty" of times.

Note that with "friendzone" I'm not including friends with benefits.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-17-2018, 07:26 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 14,677
You're a dude?

You're a dude?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-17-2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 698
I'm boycotting Turkey because their government is...

I'm boycotting Turkey because their government is nuts.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-17-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 14,677
Not quite. Men will deprioritize the active...

Not quite. Men will deprioritize the active pursuit of sex with one-nighters and short-termers while looking for Mrs. Right, but would still happily have sex with them if presented with an obvious...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-17-2018, 02:37 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 2,360
For sales tax on leases, most states tax only the...

For sales tax on leases, most states tax only the down payment and then tax each monthly payment as it becomes due.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-17-2018, 01:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 758
I think Paro left out the "less than".

I think Paro left out the "less than".
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-17-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 14,677
text as interpreted by IH:I might play in {late...

text as interpreted by IH:I might play in {late game for our team} but I'm going out drinking earlier with a bunch of people {hopefully including you because you're a friend too}. If there's even the...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-17-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 14,677
Without the BUT it's still friendzone talk,...

Without the BUT it's still friendzone talk, albeit just outside the event horizon, so there may still be an opportunity to escape with sufficient and urgent acceleration.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-17-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 758
Most WILL allow graduation (Bachelor's degree)...

Most WILL allow graduation (Bachelor's degree) with a GPA exactly equal to 2.0, but not 1.999999 or less.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-17-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 2,360
Did you ever test drive the new Mazda CX-5? It's...

Did you ever test drive the new Mazda CX-5? It's not electric or hybrid, but it gets decent fuel economy, is compact with a tight(ish) turning radius, and with its SUV-type body should give you the...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 01-17-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 1,779
Views: 193,030
Self-driving cars will never be perfect at...

Self-driving cars will never be perfect at avoiding crashes in every situation.

As long as cars are around, there will be car insurance, although it's possible the liability portion of that...
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