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Old 03-08-2012, 05:09 PM
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Anybody know of a good tree spade guy. I'm looking for someone to bring in 3 18-20ft Spruce fora job I have. I have a guy but looking around for prices before I do the job. thanks
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Old 03-08-2012, 05:26 PM
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Hey guys seen this ad about prepaid gas banks, has anyone ever do this.
http://www.candofinance.com/investin...d-gas-in-bulk/
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Old 03-08-2012, 05:41 PM
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Great idea if someone has a lot of money they can sit on.
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Old 03-08-2012, 05:44 PM
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Anybody know of a good tree spade guy. I'm looking for someone to bring in 3 18-20ft Spruce fora job I have. I have a guy but looking around for prices before I do the job. thanks
I used a company a few years ago for 3 white pines and he did a nice job. Olsons Tree Spading, out out Milan i think.
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Old 03-08-2012, 09:37 PM
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Hey guys seen this ad about prepaid gas banks, has anyone ever do this.
http://www.candofinance.com/investin...d-gas-in-bulk/
great idea, buy 1000 gals now and come july u be stylin save about 1500
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Old 03-08-2012, 09:53 PM
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great idea, buy 1000 gals now and come july u be stylin save about 1500
That's what I was thinking but the guys on plowsite think it's a bad idea. Idk, if gas hit 5.00 a gallon and u buy now at 3.90 saving a lot of money.
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Old 03-08-2012, 10:49 PM
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When u plan on starting ring clean ups will? Doing any flyers ors ads this spring?
Starting tuesday mike, think I'll finish up the last of 3k flyers tomorrow. Then may, june, july I'm having 10k door hangers go out each month. Hows thinks looking for you?
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Old 03-08-2012, 10:54 PM
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That's what I was thinking but the guys on plowsite think it's a bad idea. Idk, if gas hit 5.00 a gallon and u buy now at 3.90 saving a lot of money.
Was looking into the idea when the new first reported 5 dollars a gallon. I like the idea but could not justify the risk.

I am sure we will see four dollar gas prices but they will not hold all summer is my guess. If you are a betting man and want to take a risk of gas prices going high and staying high this is for you. I am just going to make sure my every tank I have are full at all times so when i see high prices I will not need to fill up for about an two weeks.

I do like the fact that you can put the card away when price would fall under 3.90 a gallon and buy it at market price. That is a plus to this program you found.
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Old 03-09-2012, 12:17 AM
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Starting tuesday mike, think I'll finish up the last of 3k flyers tomorrow. Then may, june, july I'm having 10k door hangers go out each month. Hows thinks looking for you?
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Doing clean ups on Tuesday? Kinda early on flyers ain't u? I found out if u do it on only warm days or when it's sunny out u get the most hits.. Now u probably won't get many hits on flyers. r u doing the door hangers or a company?
I haven't done no ads yet waiting it out. Hell I still have my tanks on trucks/plows too. Lol. Don't think I'll do ads of any kind till end of month. Let the rush go first.
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Old 03-09-2012, 12:21 AM
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Was looking into the idea when the new first reported 5 dollars a gallon. I like the idea but could not justify the risk.

I am sure we will see four dollar gas prices but they will not hold all summer is my guess. If you are a betting man and want to take a risk of gas prices going high and staying high this is for you. I am just going to make sure my every tank I have are full at all times so when i see high prices I will not need to fill up for about an two weeks.

I do like the fact that you can put the card away when price would fall under 3.90 a gallon and buy it at market price. That is a plus to this program you found.
It has it's ups an downs. If u were using 1,000 gallons a month then I would say yes but for a smaller company probably not.
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