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Old 10-24-2006, 02:30 PM
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Frontier-Lawn Frontier-Lawn is offline
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job discount?

i got this one call today from a clients wanting some cleanup work done. She's Russian and offer me a bottle of each of these in exchange for some off the estimate. she goes back to russia once a year and brings back real Russian vodka. would you do it for money off the estimate.

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Old 10-24-2006, 02:58 PM
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not me, not big on alcohol. have you tried these, what if you don't like them? what's the real value of them?
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Old 10-24-2006, 03:18 PM
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sorry,, no discount for charity of vodka, nice of the customer to give them to you thats all.

If they come at you with "why don't I see a discount" I would just reply "sorry but with the economy I cant be handing out discount to all the customers that give me gifts, that bottle of vodka isn't going to pay the bill's, just help you make more bill's.

Just do a little more work if possible,,like 10 minuets worth

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