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Old 06-25-2009, 06:47 PM
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What would you buy with $75,000?

So lets say you just got handed $50,000 cash, and you could buy anything you wanted. BUT it had to be business related. One other thing, it would be to start a new business, forget about what you already have. Please give rough prices for items.

1.2010 Chevy 2500HD Crew Cab,with Boss Poly V-Plow: $35,000
2.18' Open Landscape Trailer, Tandem Axle, with Racks: $2,000
3.2010 Exmark Lazer Z 60" with Bagger: $13,000
4.2010 Exmark Metro 32": $5,000
5.2010 Exmark Metro 48": $5,000
6.2010 Exmark Metro 26":1,000
7.Stihl Line Trimmer (x3): $1,000
8.Stihl Backpack Blower (x2): $1,000
9.Sthil Hedge Trimmer: $500
10.Sthil Edger: $500
11.Sthil Chain Saw (x2): $1,000
12.Yamaha Grizzley 700, With Plow: $10,000

That is exactly $75,000.
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Old 06-25-2009, 07:01 PM
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So lets say you just got handed $50,000 cash, and you could buy anything you wanted. BUT it had to be business related. One other thing, it would be to start a new business, forget about what you already have. Please give rough prices for items.

1.2010 Chevy 2500HD Crew Cab,with Boss Poly V-Plow: $35,000
2.18' Open Landscape Trailer, Tandem Axle, with Racks: $2,000
3.2010 Exmark Lazer Z 60" with Bagger: $13,000
4.2010 Exmark Metro 32": $5,000
5.2010 Exmark Metro 48": $5,000
6.2010 Exmark Metro 26":1,000
7.Stihl Line Trimmer (x3): $1,000
8.Stihl Backpack Blower (x2): $1,000
9.Sthil Hedge Trimmer: $500
10.Sthil Edger: $500
11.Sthil Chain Saw (x2): $1,000
12.Yamaha Grizzley 700, With Plow: $10,000

That is exactly $75,000.

2003 Chevy 2500HD Crew Cab: $14,000
12' Open Landscape Trailer, Tandem Axle, with Racks: $2,000
Toro 60" ZTR: $12,000
Toro 36" WB: $5,000
21" Honda Mower : $1,200
2 Stihl Trimmers: $800
2 Stihl Backpack Blowers: $1,000
Sthil Hedge Trimmer: $500
Sthil Edger: $500
Sthil Chain Saw: $500
Uniforms: $200
Signage for truck: $200

Total $37,900.00
Take the rest and put it in the business account for a rainy day
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Old 06-25-2009, 07:17 PM
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2003 Chevy 2500HD Crew Cab: $14,000
12' Open Landscape Trailer, Tandem Axle, with Racks: $2,000
Toro 60" ZTR: $12,000
Toro 36" WB: $5,000
21" Honda Mower : $1,200
2 Stihl Trimmers: $800
2 Stihl Backpack Blowers: $1,000
Sthil Hedge Trimmer: $500
Sthil Edger: $500
Sthil Chain Saw: $500
Uniforms: $200
Signage for truck: $200

Total $37,900.00
Take the rest and put it in the business account for a rainy day
Good thinking, used truck costs half as much as a new one. But i would go all out, but not at the same time. I would buy a little at a time.
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Old 06-25-2009, 07:26 PM
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I'd buy my way out of lawncare.
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Old 06-25-2009, 08:13 PM
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I'd buy my way out of lawncare.
Why do you say that? Whats wrong with lawncare?
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Old 06-26-2009, 12:42 AM
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Why do you say that? Whats wrong with lawncare?
The ceiling's too low.
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i'd buy my way out of lawncare.
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So lets say you just got handed $50,000 cash, and you could buy anything you wanted. BUT it had to be business related. One other thing, it would be to start a new business, forget about what you already have. Please give rough prices for items.

1.2010 Chevy 2500HD Crew Cab,with Boss Poly V-Plow: $35,000
2.18' Open Landscape Trailer, Tandem Axle, with Racks: $2,000
3.2010 Exmark Lazer Z 60" with Bagger: $13,000
4.2010 Exmark Metro 32": $5,000
5.2010 Exmark Metro 48": $5,000
6.2010 Exmark Metro 26":1,000
7.Stihl Line Trimmer (x3): $1,000
8.Stihl Backpack Blower (x2): $1,000
9.Sthil Hedge Trimmer: $500
10.Sthil Edger: $500
11.Sthil Chain Saw (x2): $1,000
12.Yamaha Grizzley 700, With Plow: $10,000

That is exactly $75,000.
This whole question is a trick, you ostensibly only won $ 50,000, however, you plan to spend $ 75,000 ... caught you !!
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Old 06-25-2009, 08:26 PM
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This whole question is a trick, you ostensibly only won $ 50,000, however, you plan to spend $ 75,000 ... caught you !!
Crap, i forgot to change the heading, i was original gonna say $50,000. But decided i needed $25,000 more to get the stuff i wanted.
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Old 06-25-2009, 08:35 PM
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Crap, i forgot to change the heading, i was original gonna say $50,000. But decided i needed $25,000 more to get the stuff i wanted.
Well in that case I would use some to take a nice vacation then put the rest in the company for a rainy day.
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