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Old 12-31-2006, 11:34 AM
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$27,052, started keeping track with an accountant on June 22, started in May, but pocketed cash for a while. This was my first year, didn't turn down any work. Still pocketed a few thousand cash that wasnt counted. BUT, bought over $40,000 equipment, have mega payments. Having bought all the equipment I need, I hope 2007 payments will start to go down while profits go up.
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Old 12-31-2006, 01:54 PM
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Im 19 yr old gross 35,000 net 27,000 give or take a few hundred on those but i think im doin ok for a 19yr old i have 2 walkers 1 brand new and a brand new grasshopper all paid for (by me) so all my expenses are help insurance and gas. I have paid for everything in my business and im tired of everyone thinking that my parents bought everything for me, but ive been working towards my goals since i was 12 1/2.
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Old 12-31-2006, 02:24 PM
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Must not be a bright one with all that money, look where the commas are
You are right.
That was wrong. It was suppose to be $39,820 and $21,720.
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Old 12-31-2006, 02:48 PM
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Old 12-31-2006, 03:45 PM
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money for 06

Total for 06 was $18,450 after all expenses cleared $12,300. 07 I hope will be my best year yet. I am keeping all my old accounts plus hoping to get a townhouse bid for $10,000 more.
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Old 12-31-2006, 08:27 PM
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GROSS: more than I thought we would and NET: not enough , have to fly coach to Germany this time business clss means alot on a 9.5 hr flight esp at night cause your seat makes out into a bed
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Old 12-31-2006, 09:04 PM
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You are right.
That was wrong. It was suppose to be $39,820 and $21,720.
Not bad numbers now that they are fixed.
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Old 12-31-2006, 09:33 PM
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That's an impressive number carcrz, what exactly are you doing to hit those numbers working only 2-3 solo per week?
In the Spring I do quite a bit of large mulching jobs. Then the rest of the year I mow on Wednesday & Thursday - start around 5:30 & finish @ dark. Landscape maintenance (trimming) & chemical apps get done while on site or on the other days. If I'm not working - mowing, landscaping, or giving bids - I'm at the lake w/ the family. I'm all about working smarter & not harder. I have fun doing what I do!
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Old 12-31-2006, 09:38 PM
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I'm 17, just under $9000 in sales ($8831.48) after all expences and paying my helper i got $3632.23. My sales doubled over last year so i was happy with that and made more per hour because i was more efficient. Happy to have all equipment including the truck fully paid off by me too. Looking foward to doing even better next season.
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Old 12-31-2006, 09:43 PM
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Wow, you guys made me just check quickbooks, Can't believe it. Grossed $40,299.75 and that was just from September till now since I installed Quickboods. I must have grossed about 60K this year but I haven't updated Jan. till Sept yet. Dam, Not bad for being 18 Hay. Wow, that just blows me away. I never even pay attention to this stuff. I just make sure the checks come in the mail. Wish you guys the best of luck on 07, since this was the big year for me. Funny thing was I never advertised once this year.
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